John Katsoudas

John Katsoudas

Founder, CEO

John is responsible for the company's overall operations and drives Influit's company vision.


John has over 17 years of experience in material science as well as the named inventor on our core technology's patents. He spent a career in applied physics, working with government agencies, renowned research groups, and policy makers. John's expertise spans from ideation to manufacturing and business development. A former member of the Material Research Collaboration Access Team at Illinois Tech, he designed and built multiple beamlines at the Advanced Photon Source at Argonne National Laboratory, and is an expert in battery materials.


Outside of work, he loves music and moonlights as a recording engineer.