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Embark Technology

Embark Technology [FKA Varden Labs] is developing a Self-Driving semi-trucks.

News and Press

This is the new self-driving truck company taking on Uber’s Otto

recode • Feb. 25, 2017

Add another self-driving startup to your growing list of self-driving startups.

Founders / Key Team

Alex Rodrigues
Alex Rodrigues
CEO & Co-Founder

Alex is CEO and co-founder at Embark Technology [FKA Varden Labs]. He was formerly a software developer at Khan Academy. He has a Bachelor of Applied Science degree in Mechatronics Engineering from the University of Waterloo.

Michael Skupien
Michael Skupien
Lead Mechanical Engineer & Co-Founder

Mike is co-founder and lead mechanical engineer at Embark Technology [FKA Varden Labs]. He has been part of teams at Thalmic Labs and Linamar. He is currently enrolled in a Bachelors of Applied Science in Mechatronics Engineering at University of Waterloo.

Brandon Moak
Brandon Moak
co-founder & Co-Founder

Brandon is a co-founder at Embark Technology [FKA Varden Labs]. He has worked as a robotics engineer, and prior to that as a software engineer at Clear Blue Technologies and ProLucid. He is enrolled in a Bachelors Degree in Mechatronics Engineering at the University of Waterloo.