Michelle has a background in Physical Chemistry and Materials Science, with a focus on developing sustainable and low-carbon products and processes through the application of new technologies. In particular consumer products, biomaterials, and biofuels. She has also lead a business strategy group advising global clients on innovation processes, emerging technologies, and IP mapping
Mark has a background in Chemical Engineering, and an MBA (Cambridge, UK). He has worked for and with global and small companies on appliance development, packaged product design, and clean-tech solutions. Mark is also an entrepreneur and was instrumental in the technical development and commercial launch of a novel effervescent beverage
Raja Rajagopal Strategic Advisor
Raja has over twenty-five years of senior international executive experience covering venture capital, healthcare, consumer goods and service industries.
His work experience covers executive worldwide divisional business development, licensing and leadership functions at Novartis in Switzerland and Unilever in the UK where he was head of Unilever's Strategic Licensing Division as well as setting up and managing the $65 Mio technology venture fund for Unilever in California.