Board Of Directors


Manoj has over 17 years of leadership experience in commercializing clean technologies in North America and South Asia. An assignment he had as Senior Director for market and partnership development, was to commercialize Westport technologies in South Asian markets and establish Westport’s India office. Manoj has also held senior leadership positions at Tata Motors and Magenn Power. His expertise includes technology commercialization, market and partnership development, product development, project management and supply chain management.


Fariborz is a Professor in Chemical and Biological Engineering Department at the University of British Columbia. He has over 15 years of experience in industry and academia in the development of UV reactors. Fariborz is currently leading a research program on the development of UV-LED photoreactors for water purification.


Todd has over 20 years of experience as an entrepreneur & venture capitalist with Vancity Community Capital, Growth Works Capital & New Ventures BC. He is currently the President of entrepreneurship at UBC, a strategic initiative to encourage and support the creation of new and innovative companies at the University of British Columbia.


Mike is Executive VP – Business Development with Ardenton Capital Corporation, a Vancouver-based private equity group. Prior to joining Ardenton, Mike served for over 18 years as the Chief Financial Officer for Burnaby-based Creation Technologies. Creation’s business is to build other companies’ electronics products for them, including products ranging from computers to military defence products to medical, dental, laboratory devices to wireless parking meters and coin and currency counting machines.


Eric Kettleson is the CFO of Interwest Enterprises Ltd., a private family office company. He has over 35 years' experience working at Bay and Wall Street specializing in capital markets, specifically Canadian and US dollars interest rate derivatives.


Strategic Advisors


Anupam is an associate professor at Texas A&M University and a recognized expert in the area of supply chain management. He has significant knowledge and experience in procurement, supplier development and new product development through his work with ITW Signode Inc, Procter & Gamble and Tata Motors. In addition to his work as a professor, he currently acts as an advisor to a number of startups and to the Government of India.