Mobius Energy LLC

 


Specialties

Renewable and cleantech startups.

Attracting angel and venture capital.

Management consulting and business planning.

Industrial marketing and sales.

Factory automation and wet process systems.

Photovoltaic thin film manufacturing equipment.

Precision cleaning wet process systems.

Nuclear power plant design and operation.

Experience

Bob Musselman has led three turnaround/startup companies as CEO, with over 20 years of industrial sales and marketing experience.  For the past few years Bob has been consulting to startup renewable energy and cleantech companies seeking capital investment, assisting with business plans, marketing and sales, and other management assistance.  Bob has also marketed custom factory automation equipment to solar PV manufacturers.

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Background

• President, Mobuis Energy LLC. Renewable energy consulting, investment, capital equipment.

• VP, Infinity Precision LLC, a manufacturer of custom wet process systems serving the disc drive, solar cell, optics, and other industries. Responsible for expanding Infinity into specific new areas, primarily photovoltaics (solar cell) manufacturing. Infinity is headquartered in Chanhassen, MN. I am working from my office in Avon, Connecticut.

• VP Air Quality Systems, Veeder-Root company, a $200 million manufacturer of retail gasoline distribution systems. Responsible for product development and marketing of vapor recovery and related subsystems associated with gas dispensers and underground storage tanks.

• CEO of ISOPur Fluid Technologies, a venture-capital backed ($15 million invested) manufacturer of oil purification systems for the power generation industry. ISOPur was sold to a strategic supplier.

• CEO of Forward Technology, $24 million manufacturer of custom factory automation and process equipment.

• CEO of Fourth Generation, $7 million custom software development firm.

• VP Marketing and Sales, Quadrex Environmental: high tech industrial equipment, consulting engineering, engineering and environmental services.

• Naval Academy graduate and Naval Officer--three nuclear submarine tours, engineering and weapons. Nuclear engineering background.

• B.S. Systems Engineering, U. S. Naval Academy; graduate of the Navy Nuclear Power School. MBA post graduate work.


Example Projects:


Korean Investors:  Surveyed solar PV startups (CIGS and CdTe) for acquisition/investment targets.  Acted as interface between investors and startups.

Advanced Materials Building Insulation:  Arranged introductions to cleantech VCs.

Ballast Water Treatment Systems Startup:  Reworked business plan, financials, pitch decks.  Presented deal to VCs and angel investors.

Plasma Lighting for Film and Television Startup:  Reworked business plan, financials, pitch decks.  Arranged introductions to angel investors.  Coached founders.

Solar Thermal Startup:  Wrote detailed business plan, executive summaries, reworked financials, consulted on pitch decks, conducted marketing/sales surveys for pilot plant targets.

Mobius Energy LLC 2013 - Energy Consulting - Altadena, Los Angeles, CA

-Sales Representation: Specializing in industrial products related to cleantech and renewable energy.  For startups, we help you manage cash flow because we don't get paid until you get paid.

-Consulting:  Assistance in developing business plans and investor pitch decks, sales forecasting, and solving unique problems.

-DesertDuster™:  In partnership with Unique Equipment, Mobius is developing automated equipment for cleaning heliostats (mirrors) for solar-thermal power plants.

Helping your business reach its organizational and sales goals.


 

Bob Musselman founded Mobius to leverage his background as a three-time CEO with over 30 years experience in a variety of industries.  An ex-Navy submarine officer, Bob retired with 27 years active and reserve service.