Reports & Presentations
İlyas Cem Özsüer
President and founder
İlyas Cem Özsüer is a highly skilled engineer, entrepreneur and active supporter of environmental projects. Mr. Özsüer co-founded SynPet Technologies in 2014, initially a research company to develop a new waste management process to solve the world’s ever growing waste problem. The result is the revolutionary TCP concept, a hydrothermal conversion process fully named Thermal Conversion Process. Cem is an active executive board member at MAYA Holding in Turkey responsible for new business opportunities and investments. Mr. Özsüer completed his studies in Civil and Environmental Engineering at Lehigh University, USA.
Furkan holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Middle East Technical University, Mechanical Engineering Department and an MBA. He is currently completing his PhD in Strategic Management. Holding Project Management Professional (PMP®) title from the Project Management Institute (PMI), he has managed multiple traditional (HPP, WPP) energy projects with multinational corporations. As part of his duties in MAYA Holding, he managed various energy and strategic R&D projects under SynPet Technologies. Later in his career he was responsible for the large size investment and strategic projects in Aydem Holding as BD Group Manager and currently working as the manager of renewable energy projects in Enerjisa Energy which is a subsidiary of Enerjisa, the largest vertically integrated energy group in Turkey .
Kerim NISEL, currently CFO of Cem Ozsuer’s family company MAYA Holding and its subsidiary IKEA Turkey, will act as interim CFO in the establishment of the new SynPet Holding SA, Belgium. Than he will pass on his duties to a new CFO dedicated solely to SynPet Holding and its further expansion.
Dr. Marc Noël
PhD – CIO
Dr. Marc A. Noël f - Ph. D. in Chemistry at SUNY Buffalo (State University of NY, in 1991, solvent properties and behaviour of room temperature ionic liquids). Marc was one of the few Belgians to be awarded a Fellowship from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation. Operating since 1994, Marc is a pioneer of environmental, energy and sustainable development consultancy in Belgium advising both business and public entities. Besides being on the board of several businesses, Marc is a member of the Advisory Board of the Capricorn Sustainable Chemistry Fund (managed by Capricorn Venture Partners, based in Leuven), an H2020 Expert for the EU and a member of Pirenne & Co, a Belgium-based finance think-tank. Marc’s expertise has also been used for the last 6 years by AWEX (Wallonia Export & Investment Agency), a governmental agency set up to promote trade and investment with a global perspective. Marc has been heavily involved in moving Synpet HQ to Belgium.
James H. Freiss
Jim Freiss obtained his degree in Agricultural engineering at Penn State University, Pennsylvania. He has over 20 years of experience in waste to fuel engineering and environmental and waste engineering in the O&G industry. Jim is currently lead corporate engineer Americas at the listed MOWI ASA.
Cem MenginFinancial Advisor
Cem Mengin is the former CEO of ING Turkey and Board Member of AKBANK, Mr. Mengi has expertise in international money markets and financial management.
Chris BrownTechnology Advisor
VChris Brown is the founder of Thermal Kinetics Engineering Company, now part of RCM Technologies, Mr. Brown is one of the leading process engineers in the industry. He helped design the SynPet Demo plant and commercial scale-up along with Bechtel.
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