Meet our team
Conor oversees our business operations, and is in charge of strategic partnerships as well as driving growth in MOF manufacture and application development.
Jose is a true MOF expert with over 10 years devoted to MOF application development and commercialisation. He oversees all technical initiatives and coordinates all partner R&D projects.
Dr Ashleigh Moore
QC & Logistics Manager
Ashleigh forensically manages our quality control and logistics operations. As a PhD trained chemist, she utilises her extensive materials characterisation and product development experience to champion our quality philosophy.
Dr Efstratios Stavrakakis
Efstratios is our lead business developer and is central to managing our relationships with key partners. He’s a PhD trained engineer with particular experience in strategic project management.
Dr Yuancheng Zhang
Yuancheng leads our new material development programs. He’s a PhD trained chemist with expert knowledge in mechanochemical MOF synthesis and has been central to the expansion of our MOF portfolio.
Diego co-ordinates our manufacturing operations. He’s a PhD trained industrial chemist who utilises his extensive experience in extrusion processes to deliver low-cost, high-quality MOF at ton scale.
Dr Hamza Annath
Senior R&D Chemist
Hamza is our MOF shaping and formulation expert. He’s PhD trained and brings significant industrial experience in the development and optimisation of adsorbent formulation processes from previous roles at Sud-Chemie & UOP-Honeywell.
Ciarán stewards our MOF performance program. He's a MOF adsorption specialist and holds a PhD in transient gas-solid charecterisation techniques. Ciarán helps our partners realise their MOF adsorption system.
Dennis has specialised knowledge in the physicochemical testing and characterisation of MOFs for a variety of real-world gas storage and separation applications.
Raul has specific expertise in functionalising and controlling MOFs. He systematically investigates the properties of MOFs to tune their suitability for new industrial applications.
A serial entrepreneur, Simon brings a wealth of start-up business experience. He began his career in the timber industry before founding a European travel operation and an international electronics company. His most recent venture was a data management business providing outsourced services to mortgage lenders. Having secured 50% of the UK market, the company was sold to MacDonald Detweiler of Canada in 2006. He has sat on government technology and IT committees and now consults on the development of SMEs and their preparation for sale or flotation.