Co-founder & CEO, Yan Engines
Lu is the CEO of Austin energy startup, Yan Engines, which he founded with his father, Dr. MJ Yan. Yan Engines is bringing to market a new internal combustion engine technology that has significantly better fuel efficiency and performance than existing engines and can be designed as a retrofit for fleet vehicles. Lu’s 15 year career spans multiple aspects of the energy sector. He began as an engineer working on industrial turbine generators, then moved into management consulting for energy and utilities companies and the federal government, and lastly worked with energy investments in the developing world, both with traditional natural resource investments and renewables.