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YASA Motors designs and manufactures high performance electric motors for hybrid and electric vehicles as well as the industrial sector. The Company manufactures an advanced axial flux motor and generator based on its proprietary Yokeless And Segmented Armature (YASA) technology. For a given power and torque requirement, it can deliver a significantly smaller and lighter electric motor than any other competing technology. The Company's technology is lower cost than competitor motors due to the high utilisation of magnetic material. YASA motors and generators are suitable for a range of markets and applications.

HQOxfordshire, GB
Employee Ratings3.3

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2019)106(+3%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)£7.6 M(+85%)

Key People/Management at YASA Motors

Andy Court

Andy Court

Chief Operations Officer (COO
Ajay Lukha

Ajay Lukha

Chief Commercial Officer (CCO
Tim Woolmer

Tim Woolmer

CTO and Founder
Simon Hart

Simon Hart

Director of Controller Engineering
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YASA Motors Office Locations

YASA Motors has an office in Oxfordshire
Oxfordshire, GB (HQ)
154H Brook drive
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YASA Motors Financials and Metrics

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YASA Motors total Funding

$11.5 m

YASA Motors latest funding size

$7.58 m

Time since last funding

5 years ago

YASA Motors investors

YASA Motors's latest funding round in January 2014 was reported to be $7.6 m. In total, YASA Motors has raised $11.5 m
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YASA Motors's revenue was reported to be £7.63 m in FY, 2018

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YASA Motors Online and Social Media Presence

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YASA Motors Blogs

YASA Signs Innovation Agreement with Global Automotive Manufacturer

YASA and world-leading automotive OEM to engage in long-term joint innovation, developing custom solutions for hybrid & electric vehicles

Engineering is key to our post-Brexit success

EngineeringUK reports that the UK has an annual shortfall of up to 110,000 engineers and technicians. Meanwhile, global competition for engineering skills continues to increase.

YASA Careers Live

Due to our continued growth and success, we are actively looking to expand our team here at YASA across a number of disciplines in a variety of roles. These cover key positions within Engineering, Operations, Quality and Testing, all crucial for driving our engineering revolution and growth into new…

Placements and Internships

We are looking for innovative and creative engineers, with a range of backgrounds including: electronic, mechatronic, software and materials engineering, to become part of a world-class team where innovation and growth are the norm.
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YASA Motors Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was YASA Motors founded?

    YASA Motors was founded in 2009.

  • Who are YASA Motors key executives?

    YASA Motors's key executives are Andy Court, Ajay Lukha and Tim Woolmer.

  • How many employees does YASA Motors have?

    YASA Motors has 106 employees.

  • What is YASA Motors revenue?

    Latest YASA Motors annual revenue is £7.6 m.

  • What is YASA Motors revenue per employee?

    Latest YASA Motors revenue per employee is £72 k.

  • Who are YASA Motors competitors?

    Competitors of YASA Motors include Ford Motor Company, General Motors and Kandi Technologies.

  • Where is YASA Motors headquarters?

    YASA Motors headquarters is located at 154H Brook drive, Oxfordshire.

  • Where are YASA Motors offices?

    YASA Motors has an office in Oxfordshire.

  • How many offices does YASA Motors have?

    YASA Motors has 1 office.