Andrew Sherman, Founder and President
Mr. Sherman has authored over 125 papers and presentations, has 14 patents issued or pending, and is a member in good standing with six technical societies. Mr. Sherman is also the inventor of the R&D 100 award winning “Fast Fluidized Bed Chemical Vapor Deposition (FFBCVD)” process enabling the production metal coated fine powders. It is this technology, which Mr. Sherman has purchased from Ultramet in the startup of his current company; Powdermet, Inc. Mr. Sherman sits on the DOE Hydrogen Safety Panel, and reviews safety plans and policies around energetic materials for the President’s Hydrogen Economy Initiative. He has been listed in the American Historical Society’s “Who’s Who in Science and Engineering” since 1998, is a life member of the National Registry of Who’s Who (elected 1998) and was listed in the “International Who’s Who of Professionals” in 2000 and 2001. Mr. Sherman was recognized as a 2009 and 2012 Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist.
Brian P. Doud, General Management
Anupam Ghildyal, Corporate Development
Anupam received his Bachelors in Chemical Engineering from Mumbai, India; and his Masters in Engineering and Management from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, where he was inducted to the Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society (Highest International honor for a Business Student).