The Team
CEO Andrea Pisoni MSc MBA

20+ yrs experience in Corporates and Start-ups (e.g. Finmeccanica, Bell Helicopters, Rolls-Royce GE-Avio, …), EMV Capital Venture Partner, Turbo Union BoD Chairman, Q-Bot NED. He has an MBA from London Business School, Chartered and Fellowship status with IET, CMI and APM.

COO Francesco Colacino PhD MBA

15+ years of international experience in Technology Transfer and Innovation with specialist knowledge of IP Licensing and Management. He has identified, grown and spun-out 2 companies in 10 months and raised pre-revenue investments totalling >£700k. He has secured >€9Mil for a technology demonstration project (TRL 6) delivered by a European consortium of 20 partners (H2020) and raised more that £15M in grants funding.

CTO Daniel Hefft CEng

Co-inventor. German food engineer with 5 years professional experience in manufacturing management and process development engineering at large scale food manufacturers. Holds CEng status with IAgrE and is currently pursuing a PhD at the University of Birmingham. Co-inventor and Founder of Rheality.

CSO Asst.Prof. Federico Alberini

Co-inventor. Expert in advanced data driven measurement approaches for process optimisation, complex fluids, rheology and mixing (awarded the triennial Young Researcher in Mixing award, European Federation of Chemical Eng.). Awarded a Royal Academy of Eng. Industrial Fellowship with Johnson Matthey

Research Engineer Cyrus Espinoza EngD

Doctor of Engineering graduate from the University of Birmingham and Associate Member of the Institution of Chemical Engineers(AMIChemE). Experienced in the field of mixing studies and rheology, particularly in flow visualisation