About Us


Our Approach

Putting Magnetics to work is our speciality and we have solved some pretty difficult problems with our unique approach. We are ready to put this knowledge to the test in a whole variety of new ways.

Our Story

ePropelled places magnetic engineering at its heart. Our core business has been the design of magnetic systems and electric motors for a wide range of industries.

Innovation has been the key to our success, keeping our customers ahead of the competition in a globalized market. Founded as Electronica, the company has won several grant awards from the Welsh Government, Technology Strategy Board and the Carbon Trust for innovative designs.

Our most exciting project to date has been our patented Electronic Magnetic Gearing (EMG) system used with electric motors. We also have further patents pending.

Next Steps...

If you would like to learn more about our technology, we can provide a detailed briefing on how your application can benefit from our innovations.

Meet the Leadership Team


Nick Grewal

CEO & President

Nick is an experienced technology entrepreneur and investor in over forty high tech companies. He has served on a number of company boards and as an advisor for venture capital firms in the Boston area. In the 90s, he started Onlake Investments, a successful investment company. Prior to Onlake, Nick was founder and CEO of Nashoba Networks which was sold to Cisco Systems for $100 million. He was Vice President at Cisco Systems. Nick lead engineering, business developments and operational teams as an executive at CrossCom, Proteon, Fibronics and Compugraphics.


Nabeel Shirazee

Global CTO & MD

Nabeel graduated from Leicester University in 1990 where he studied Electrical and Electronic Engineering. An M.Sc. in magnetic engineering followed at Cardiff University where he continued his Ph.D. studies and developed a permanent magnet lifting system that was patented by Cardiff University. His keen interest in magnetics led to a patented magnetic levitation system, which was awarded the “World’s No 1 Invention” at INPEX in the USA. In 1999 he founded Electronica, a magnetics research & design consultancy. Since then he has been involved with various challenging projects, including the design of an actuator motor for a British aerospace company. He also licensed the magnetic levitation technology to a Company in France.


Vijay Aggarwal

COO & Vice President of Sales

Vijay is a serial entrepreneur in the high-tech industry with 35+ year of experience with 6 patents. Co-founded Tilera, a many core processor company, with MIT Prof. Anant Agarwal. As VP of Business Development Vijay was delivered 70% of worldwide sales. Tilera was acquired by now Mellanox. Vijay was also a founder of Gotham Networks, the multiprotocol switching company introducing network processing to the market. Most recently Vijay held a CEO position at xCelor, an Ultra-Low Latency infrastructure company. He was principal architect of Nexabit, first terabit switching company, which was acquired by Lucent.


Tim Quaglieri

Controller & Human Resources

Tim has over 15 years of financial experience and has led human resources and auxiliary areas of several companies for the past 10+ years.  His financial skills have constantly guided sales and operations which has been an integral part of the budgetary process.  Tim has been a key team member in several due diligence processes as his former employers have been acquired by Husky, Autodesk, and most recently Schneider Electric.  Tim is a graduate from College of the Holy Cross with a degree in Accounting and Economics.


Richard Griessel

VP Of Engineering

Richard headed the innovation at Semikron International as an executive VP a power semiconductor manufacturer introducing many innovations also leading to the first automotive intelligent power module. Additionally as a board member of Semikron he then also took charge of the Americas as President and CEO.  As founder and CEO he led Youtility Inc a power conversion start-up that was merged to form The Switch. The Switch was later bought by Yaskawa. At A123 systems he spearheaded as a general manager the efforts to launch the first megawatt battery system for frequency regulation. Richard then spent 10 years in Asia, India and Europe building up the megawatt power technology for Delta as VP of engineering and advanced technology and head of the business unit. Richard has 16 patents in the area of controls, power topologies and artificial intelligence.


Nick DeSilvio

Director of Manufacturing

Nick brings over 30 years of Senior Manufacturing and Operations Management experiences to ePropelled. Prior to join ePropelled he was the Director of Operations at Triasys Technologies Corp and Protium Technologies Inc. where he was one of the founders and Managing Partners. Nick was also the Vice President of U.S. Operations for Unique Broadband Systems and Vice President of Operations at SierraCom for over 12 years supporting the Telecommunications industry. His experience covers Logistics, Inventory Control, Manufacturing, Customer Service, Quality Assurance, Planning, Program Management, Facilities, and Security.