An original clean-tech / hard-tech entrepreneur, Mike founded and built MBA Polymers into the world’s leading multi-national plastics recovery and recycling organization over 20 years.
In his capacity at MBA Polymers, Mike raised over $150MM in investment from angel, strategic, venture, and private equity investors – alongside another $200MM in debt financing for 5 world-class facilities.
At Evok, Mike sits on the board of four cleantech companies: Kelvin, Syzygy Plasmonics, Quidnet, and Bureo.
Mike holds a B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering, a Ph.D. in Polymer Science & Engineering from Case Western, and an MS in Management Science from the Stanford Graduate School of Business. He also worked at General Electric, Cummins Engine, and Dow Chemical before founding MBA.