Simon lives in Shanghai, China. Mandarin-speaking, he brings to Xeros 32 years of China experience. He has delivered over $2 billion in China investments, JV’s, M&A and projects. These include for P&O in shipping, construction, exhibition halls, and water treatment plants, and then for US Fortune 500 company Corning Incorporated in high tech and manufacturing from 2000 to 2009 as President of Corning China.
His China cleantech and environmental sector experience includes manufacturing and commercializing ceramic substrates for automotive catalytic converters and the first installations in China of Selective Catalytic Reduction units in power stations to capture Nitrogen Oxides and other emissions. He worked extensively with the Chinese Government on technical and regulatory standards for both of these technologies. He is currently an Independent Director of Shanghai-listed Huaxin Cement (SHA: 600801), an industry leader in China in co-processing treatment of municipal solid waste. He is an Honorary Citizen of Shanghai and a University of Oxford and University of Pennsylvania graduate..
Stan is based at our partner’s site near Shanghai, People’s Republic of China, and provides support for Xeros’ technical & project activities in China. Prior to joining Xeros, Stan has worked in engineering and project management for over 13 years including for Nilfisk and Candy Hoover, and has been successful with many new product developments in China. As well as speaking excellent English, Stan has a Bachelor of Engineering degree from Jiangsu University, which is located in Jiangsu Province, PRC.
Martin is also based at our partner’s site near Shanghai, People’s Republic of China. He is responsible for the Quality Control and associated data management for the Xeros’ machines as they are produced in our partner’s new manufacturing facility. Before joining Xeros, Martin has worked for over 7 years supporting Quality Control for European companies including for GH SOLAR (BVBA) and AAVID. As well as speaking excellent English, Martin has a Bachelor of Engineering degree from XIDIAN University, which is located in Xi’an Province, PRC.