Our team is made up by a variety of technical and managerial profiles.
Mr. Amador Muntó MBA. Business Development Manager
He obtained a BSc in Economics and a PostGraduate in Internationational Business . He has developed new international business in different sectors and completed his professional training with an MBA from ICEX-CECO. Expat in South Africa, Turkey, Belgium and India. Amador is leading of the activities to commercialize the products and services of the company.
Dr. José Luis Ruiz. CTO
Dr. José Luis Ruiz-Herrero obtained a bachelor’s Degree in Physics and a PhD degree in materials science at the Solid State Physics Department of the University of Valladolid. He has a wide research experience in the field of advanced materials with several research publications and patents. Dr. Ruiz also led different R+D projects in aircraft and pharma industries related to materials and manufacturing processes’ develpment.
Dr. Alejandra García. Product ManagerDr. Alejandra García obtained a bachelor’s Degree in chemistry and PhD at the Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid (CSIC) related to carbon materials as supercapacitor electrodes. After, she carried out two postdocs at the Instituto Superior Técnico of Lisbon and Instituto de Tecnología Química-UPV in Valencia.
Msr. María Seara, MSc. Chemical Engineer
María obtained a degree in Chemical Engineering by the University Complutense of Madrid. She started her professional career working in Gnanomat and has played a critical role in the Gnanomat technology development. She is currently completing her PhD degree in Chemical Engineering.
Board of Directors
Mr. Neill Ricketts. Chairman
Neill is a graduate engineer with over 20 years of senior level experience in manufacturing and engineering companies. He has demonstrated success in introducing and commercialising new technology, including new materials and coatings for diverse sectors from aerospace to Formula One, including significant work in the oil and gas sector.
He was appointed to the advisory board of the United States National Graphene Association (NGA) in February 2018.
Neill is Executive Chairman and CEO of Versarien PLC, and Chairman of Gnanomat.
Mr. Christopher Leigh
Chris is a chartered accountant with a significant track record in the manufacturing and engineering sector. His expertise covers corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, post-acquisition integration, organisational restructuring and change management. He has previously held Board level positions in a variety of companies.
Chris is CFO of Versarien PLC and member of the Board of Gnanomat.
Dr. Roberto Clemente MBA. CEO
Dr. Roberto Clemente obtained a bachelor’s Degree in chemistry and a PhD degree. After a postdoc in The Scripps Research Institute (La Jolla, US) he completed his professional training with an MBA. Dr. Clemente led innovation companies, participated as member of different boards of directors of innovation companies and participated in different companies as Strategic Consultant and Business Development Director. Roberto participated in the business case of the company and led the company from the beginnings to now as CEO of the company.