Dr. Eng. Egoitz Martinez Laserna was born in 1989 in Vitoria-Gasteiz. He received his M.Sc in Electronic Engineering from the University of Mondragon, Spain, in 2013. He joined the Energy Business Unit of IK4 IKERLAN Technological Research Centre, Spain, in 2013. He obtained his Ph.D. in Engineering with international mention in 2017, focused on 2nd life battery performance, sizing and integration. His research interests include electrochemical energy storage systems, electric vehicles, renewable energy, energy management and BMS hardware desing. He has been co-author of various scientific publications and has contributed to multiple international conferences.