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Alan Rallings
Director at Cyclopic Ltd


Alan Rallings Director/Innovator has over 40 years knowledge and experience in Mechanical Engineering including working on momentous projects – The Thames Barrier & Concorde. He has overcome complex technical and functional challenges & has a strong background in transmission systems & large bearings. 

Alan studied The Centreless Wheel concept at London South Bank University for four years. 

Alan is the founder of Cyclopic Ltd an Innovation company that is developing the electric drive-system to advance electrification.

In April 2020 Cyclopic were awarded a Government Innovate UK SMART Grant to develop the drive-system and produce an urban EV with 4 drive units. The drive-system produces unique benefits - electric height adjustment, parallel parking, safety ditch system, space-saving interior. As no engine required a compact EV offers extra interior space encouraging uptake of the urban EV 

 The electric drive-system also produces other applications which include E-Cyclopic an award-winning electric folding bike (wheel within a wheel design) The E-Cyclopic is a unique micro-mobility solution & a revolutionary fly.drive UAV . Alan and the Cyclopic Team were nominated as one of the leading UK Trailblazing companies in 2019 and attended a trade mission at CoMotion LA /Automobility 2019 where their innovations were well received.

Agenda Sessions

  • Startup Elevate! Once again TU-Automotive Europe will showcase hot new start-ups who will take to the virtual stage to demo their innovations, in this fast-paced feature! Each Startup receives only 5 minutes to win the coveted best start-up.