Dr. Anthony Stratakos

President and CEO  

Dr. Anthony Stratakos is Element Energy’s co-founder and serves as President and CEO.  He has a long history of technology leadership, having served as a CTO in the semiconductor industry with emphasis on power efficiency and renewables for nearly 25 years.  He has had consistent success leading the development of new technologies, new products and new markets.  He founded Volterra Semiconductor, a power management semiconductor company, in 1996 where he served as SVP and CTO with responsibility for technology development and new business incubation.  Volterra went public in 2004 and was traded on NASDAQ until it was acquired by Maxim Integrated in 2013.  Dr. Stratakos then served as SVP and CTO at Maxim where he had a hand in the company’s major business and technology transformation, which more than doubled its stock price and created billions of dollars in shareholder value.  Dr. Stratakos earned BSEE and MSEE degrees from The Johns Hopkins University and a Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley.  He is passionate about technology and the environment and thrilled to be working at the intersection of the two with a talented and focused team.