Jason Luo, Executive Chairman of the Board

Mr. Luo co-founded ELMS in August 2020 and has served as ELMS’ Executive Chairman and President since its inception. In addition to co-founding ELMS, Mr. Luo is a senior advisor and operating executive of Crestview Partners, a private equity firm focused on industrials, media and financial services. Prior to ELMS and Crestview Partners, Mr. Luo was the interim CEO of Accuride Corporation, a manufacturer of wheels, wheel end and braking components for commercial and passenger vehicles, from January 2019 until June 2020. Prior to Accuride Corporation, Mr. Luo served as a Corporate Vice President of the Ford Motor Company and the Global Vice President, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Ford Greater China, a business unit of the Ford Motor Company, from August 2017 until January 2018 where he oversaw all operations for the 1.2 million vehicle business and the company’s joint venture partnership with Changan Automobile. Prior to joining the Ford Motor Company, Mr. Luo served in positions of increasing responsibility at Key Safety Systems, Inc. from June 1997 until August 2017, and ultimately served as President, Chief Executive Officer and Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors. Mr. Luo currently serves on the board of directors of Accuride Corporation, Elo Touch Solutions, Inc., ATC Drivetrain Inc. and Sybridge Technologies, Inc.

James Taylor, Chief Executive Officer and President

Mr. Taylor co-founded ELMS in August 2020 and has served as ELMS’ Chief Executive Officer since its inception. Prior to co-founding ELMS, Mr. Taylor served as Chief Executive Officer of SERES from May 2019 until August 2020. Prior to SERES, Mr. Taylor served as Chief Sales and Marketing Officer of Karma Automotive, LLC, a luxury electric car manufacturer, from April 2014 until December 2018. Prior to Karma Automotive, LLC, Mr. Taylor served as Chief Executive Officer of AMP Electric Vehicles, Inc. that acquired Workhorse Group Incorporated from March 2010 until September 2016. Prior to Workhouse Group Incorporated, Mr. Taylor served in positions of increasing responsibility at Dura Automotive Systems, LLC and General Motors Company (including with General Motors’ brands the Hummer and Cadillac).

Albert Li, Chief Financial Officer and Principal Financial Officer

Mr. Li has served as ELMS’ Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer since its inception in August 2020. Immediately prior to ELMS, Mr. Li was retired from April 2019 until August 2020. Prior to entering retirement, Mr. Li served as the Chief Financial Officer at Future Mobility Corporation d/b/a Byton from February 2017 until April 2019. Prior to Byton, Mr. Li was retired from September 2014 until February 2017. Mr. Li served as Corporate Vice President of Bombardier Inc. and General Manager of China from April 2012 until September 2014.

Jonathan Ballon, Chief Strategy and Digital Officer

Mr. Ballon joined ELMS in June 2021. Mr. Ballon brings more than 25 years of experience driving transformation at global technology companies. He was most recently Vice President & General Manager of Intel’s Internet of Things Group, where he pioneered AI and deep learning hardware and software solutions and oversaw a global, multi-billion-dollar P&L. Earlier, Mr. Ballon was Co-Founder, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Strategy Officer of GE Digital, GE’s global software and analytics group. At GE, he launched the company’s first cloud-based software and infrastructure platform, Predix, and scaled the organization to support GE’s multi-billion-dollar software & services business. He previously spent more than a decade at Cisco Systems, ultimately serving as Corporate Vice President leading the Office of Strategy and Planning across the fastest growth areas of the business.

Robert Song, Deputy Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer

Mr. Song has served as ELMS’ Deputy Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer since August 2021. Mr. Song joined ELMS as Vice President of Finance and Controller in April 2021. Prior to joining ELMS, he served as Chief Investment Officer of CorePoint Lodging Inc., a publicly traded U.S. lodging real estate investment trust, from March 2021 to April 2021. Mr. Song joined CorePoint in August 2018 as Senior Vice President of Investments and Finance. Prior to CorePoint, Mr. Song served as Principal for Alphabet Inc.’s Capital Markets and Corporate Finance team from October 2017 to August 2018. Prior to that, Mr. Song worked at Monogram Residential Trust, Inc., a publicly traded multifamily real estate investment trust, as Vice President of Finance and Capital Markets from 2016 to 2017, Water Island Capital as an Investment Analyst from 2014 to 2016 and at Morgan Stanley from 2007 to 2014, most recently as Vice President of Investment Banking. Mr. Song holds a Bachelor of Commerce (major in Actuarial Science) and a Master of Finance from Macquarie University in Australia.