Charlie Silio is the Vice President – Strategy & Corporate Development for Agility Fuel Systems, a leading manufacturer of heavy‐duty natural gas vehicle fuel systems. For twelve years prior to joining Agility he was a private equity investor focused on technology, energy, and business services with Element Partners, D. E. Shaw & Co. and GTCR. He began his career as a technology and telecom investment banker at Lazard. He holds an MBA from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business, an MSc. in Politics of the World Economy from the London School of Economics, and a BSE in Civil Engineering and Operations Research from Princeton University. He also serves on the Borough Council of Narberth, Pennsylvania.