Knowledge and Experience

 

Team with extensive experience in research, scale-up and commercialization

Shantanu Agarwal

Shantanu Agarwal

President

  • Extensive experience in VC, private equity, Startups, managing companies
  • Co-Founder and Board Director for multiple companies
  • Partner in Energy Ventures In Houston
  • BS, Chemical Engg, Indian Institute of Technology – Valedictorian
  • MBA: Harvard Business School
Raghubir Gupta

Raghubir Gupta

President

  • 28 years experience in leading technology development and research
  • Senior VP Energy Division at RTI
  • PhD, Chemical Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology
  • BS, Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology.
S. James Zhou

S. James Zhou

Senior Director

  • 30 years experience in separation processes, distinguished expert in Membrane and Adsorption
  • Industrial background includes Chief Science Officer at RTI, R&D manager at GTI, and Team Lead at UOP/Honeywell
  • PhD, Chemical Engineering, Syracuse University
  • BS, Chemistry, Zhejiang University
Cory Sanderson

Cory Sanderson

Process Technologist

  • 12 years industry experience as process engineer designing and starting up gas separation facilities and as research engineer conceptualizing and commercialization new technology
  • Principal Research Engineer at Air Products & Chemicals
  • BS, Chemical Engineering, University of Delaware
Vasudev P. Haribal

Vasudev P. Haribal

Research Chemical Engineer

  • Experience in process modeling, redox catalysis and reaction engineering
  • Has extensively worked on material and process development for intensifying chemical production from natural gas
  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, North Carolina State University
  • B.Chem.Engg., Institute of Chemical Technology (formerly UDCT), Mumbai, India