Simon lives in Shanghai, China. Mandarin-speaking, he brings to Xeros 28 years of experience in setting up and growing businesses in China. He has delivered over £1 billion in investments, JV’s, M&A and projects in China, first 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 2008 as President of Corning China. He is currently a Venture Partner with SMC Capital China in Shanghai, a VC firm investing in fast-growing Chinese companies. Recent work includes serving as a Director or consultant for early-stage clean-tech companies in wind energy, water technologies, and biomass energy. He is 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.