Tak Tion, Inc. is a professional services company serving the needs of the natural gas industry. Our services include organizing technical conferences, workshops, seminars and webinars related to the gas products, technologies and issues. Our client base includes natural gas organizations such as utilities, government agencies, research organizations, equipment suppliers, and end users. Tak Tion, Inc. is a California certified small business.

Tak Tion has played key roles in the research, development, deployment and commercialization of all types of gas equipment, and has experience with the application of these technologies in the field.

Management

Mr. Youssef is President of Tak Tion, Inc., a consulting firm serving numerous clients in the energy market. Mr. Youssef was formerly with the Southern California Gas (SoCalGas), where he served for 43 years. He managed the Research, Development and Demonstration (RD&D) program for the last 22 years. He developed new gas equipment that meet all the stringent environmental requirements of Southern California. He managed $12 million RD&D Program and coordinate other RD&D programs with multiple stakeholders such as the Gas Technology Institute and the California Energy Commission. These programs are focused on developing and demonstrating new products and technologies to help customers use energy more efficiently, meet their environmental regulations, use renewable energy and use alternative fuel vehicles.

Mr. Youssef has experience in energy and environmental technology development, project management, product commercialization, and market development. 17116 Oak View Drive * Encino, CA 91316 * Phone: (818) 807-8505 * Taktionnow@gmail.com He served as the Chairman of the Gas Technology Institute – Utilization Development Program and the Energy Solutions Center – Industrial and Major Account Consortium.

Has a Masters in Electrical Engineering from the University of Southern California and a Bachelor Degree in Electric Engineering from the West Coast University/Cairo University. He is a Certified Energy Management from The Association of Energy Engineers (2003). Received the 100 RD&D Award (2000) and the Hall of Flame Award from American Gas Association (1998).