Bringing a hard technology to market that is rooted in science is no easy task. That’s exactly what Samir Mayekar, Co-Founder & CEO of SiNode Systems, did when he started his business. SiNode Systems is a battery materials venture developing silicon-graphene anodes for the next generation of lithium-ion batteries. “Brining a hard technology to market is much different than a software,” Samir says. As Samir looks ahead at the next few years, he is excited about the challenge of scaling his business. Who does Samir model his leadership style after? Find out in this exclusive interview.