Valence Names Frough Shokoohi as New CTO

May 08, 2002 by Jeff Shepard

Valence Technology Inc. (Austin, TX) announced the appointment of Frough Shokoohi as Chief Technology Officer, effective immediately. Shokoohi will provide technical assistance to the research and the manufacturing teams, oversee partnerships with OEMs, and serve as an industry spokesperson for Valence's battery technologies.

"Frough is filling a key management role within our company, and we are very excited to have her onboard," stated Stephan Godevais, president and CEO of Valence Technology. "Her unparalleled experience in the design and development of lithium-ion battery technology, along with her history of strategic leadership and successful product launches, will be paramount to our continued growth and success."