"Your Waste-to-Worth Solutions Partner"
Dr. Bert Grobben is a seasoned executive with a 15 year MNC track record (Procter & Gamble, Avery Dennison). Expert in consumer/customer insight, product and pipeline development, innovation strategy (Open Innovation and internal), continuous improvement processes, and portfolio expansion. Wide experience across FMCG and consumer electronics businesses, and fluent in leading across regions and cultures. Recently Bert took a Resident Entrepreneur position at NTU.
Prof. Hua Zhang is a full Professor at the School of Material Science and Engineering at the Nanyang Technology University with a very successful and highly published inter-disciplinary track record across academia (Nanyang University & Peking University in Chine, KULeuven in Belgium, and NorthWestern University in the US) and industry (NanoInk Inc.). His current research focus includes 2D nanomaterials, carbon and hybrid composite material, and the application development for clean energy and water remediation.
Mr. Andre Stolz has 16 years experience in Portfolio Innovation, Product Supply and Engineering. He’s an expert in innovation leadership, supply chain, manufacturing processes and product program leadership, and brings an extensive understanding of FMCG businesses from Braun/Oral-B and Procter & Gamble. He also brings significant experience in managing multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural diverse teams, specifically in Asia. He has been embedded in the Singapore Innovation ecosystem since 2008, and worked in Asia since 2005.
Innovation & Portfolio Program Manager
Dr. Kim Wimbush is a budding entrepreneur who previously worked with an ‘early growth phase’ MNC in the transparent conductive materials market space. He managed new product development and implementation by leading multi-functional and culturally diverse teams across Asia, Israel and U.S.A. He also has a strong technical background having worked as a Postdoctoral Researcher at the National University of Singapore and holds a PhD from the University of Twente with specialization in molecular electronics.
Drs. Qinglang Ma received his B.S. in Materials Engineering from Nanyang Technological University in 2013. Currently he is a PhD candidate at the Singapore Membrane Technology Center under NEWRI and the school of Materials Science and Engineering, Nanyang Technological University. His research focuses on novel functional materials for wastewater reclamation and water remediation under the supervision of Professors H. Zhang and A.G. Fane, and under the mentoring of Prof. R. Wang.