Rob Howard, MBA, MBB

Chief Operating Officer

Rob brings over 25 years of experience in executive leadership to e-Zinc. Rob spent the last 15 years of his career launching operations for new cutting-edge technologies in the energy and consumer electronics sector. Rob served as both COO and CEO at HiQ Solar, as well as Senior Director of Global Manufacturing at Enphase. Rob’s earlier experience includes 17 years in the automotive industry with companies such as Daimler, Chrysler, and General Motors, and he has a long history in operations management, quality, and commodity management.

Rob holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Alabama A&M University and an MBA from the University of Chicago. He is Six Sigma Sensei Certified.