Meet The iRestore Leadership Team

Deepak Swamy

Deepak Swamy

Founder & CEO

Deepak is a serial entrepreneur with consulting and startup experience. In founding iRestore, Deepak’s vision was to invert the utility computing paradigm with mobile: instead of a system that users had to learn; a system that would learn its users. By tapping the “supercomputer in your pocket,” iRestore creates smart location-based apps that help utilities operate more reliably and safely.

Michael Haeflich

Michael Haeflich

Executive Vice President

A former energy trading and marketing exec, Michael most recently served as director at Eversource Energy responsible for coordinating emergency processes with Homeland Security, local first responders and other utilities.

Mike Sabatino

Mike Sabatino

Principal Utility Consultant

Mike started his career as a lineman and rose up to Director of Operations at Iberdrola USA (now Avangrid). With 30+ years of operations experience, he helps utilities adopt iRestore & integrate it with their business processes.

Ravindra Karanam

Ravindra Karanam

Chief Technical Officer

With 23 years in tech leading product development & applied research, Ravi is passionate about building innovative products that transform the exchange & use of information in an enterprise.

Karen LaRose

Karen LaRose

Vice President, Administration

Karen brings many years of leadership experience as an entrepreneur and founder/CEO of a financial services firm serving Fortune 100 banks.

YP Chua

YP Chua

User Experience Guru

YP is an experienced designer who has created immersive experiences, apps and mobile games. The simplicity and user-centric design thinking across the iRestore suite of applications are products of YP’s creative genius.

Strategic Advisory Board

James Kelly

James Kelly

Member, Strategic Advisory Board

Jim is a renowned utility executive, advisor and industry expert who was formerly Senior Vice President of Transmission & Distribution at Southern California Edison.

Chris Bennett

Chris Bennett

Member, Strategic Advisory Board

Chris is a former technologist, strategy consultant and utility executive who was formerly Executive Vice President at Nextera Energy.

Dave McCarthy

Dave McCarthy

Member, Strategic Advisory Board

Dave is an accomplished entrepreneur, diver and managing director of VA-based energy tech incubator Potential Energy DC.

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