Mr. Al Cioffi has 36 years of management and executive leadership experience in telecommunication, reliable power, reserve energy, and alternative energy industries.  Mr. Cioffi started his career in 1980 at AT&T Bell Laboratories.  Throughout his career he has held numerous engineering, operations, product management, marketing, and customer advocacy roles.  

He has experience at large multi-nationals such as Lucent, Marconi, Eltek, and General Electric, as well as start-up and turn-around experience at Valere Power, PECO II, and Unipower.  He is currently with Plug Power engaged in commercialization of hydrogen fuel cell technology in motive applications. 
 
Mr. Cioffi holds seven patents and has published numerous articles and conference papers.  He holds a BSEE from Manhattan College, an MSEE from Polytechnic Institute of NY, and has studied business and finance at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton school of business.

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Yachun Chow

Manager, Zero-Emission Truck and Bus Section at CARB.

Phone Number:
(916) 322-7450

Email Address:
yachun.chow@arb.ca.gov