Martin Gilkes, CHief Operating Officer

Martin Gilkes joined Amp Americas as Chief Operating Officer in 2017.  Martin leads the Amp Americas team, heads up the company’s California office, and works with policy makers and industry colleagues to shape state and federal clean transportation policy.

Before joining Amp Americas, Martin was Mattel’s Global Head of Strategy and Investor Relations, as well as Chief of Staff to the CEO.  Prior to Mattel, he was a Vice President in Bain Capital's North American Private Equity division and a Principal in the Dallas, TX and Tokyo, Japan offices of The Boston Consulting Group.

Martin holds an MBA from Harvard Business School, an MSc in Semiconductor Physics from Oxford, and a Bachelors in Materials Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.