2DM Names Patrick Teyssonneyre as Chief Executive Officer
Singapore – September 10th, 2019 – 2D Materials Pte Ltd (http://2dmsolutions.com/) today announced at The Graphene Brazil 2019 International Summit that Patrick Teyssonneyre has been named CEO of 2DM. He already assumed his new role, overseeing 2DM’s operations from the company’s headquarters in Singapore. He was most recently the Global Innovation and Technology Director of Braskem and has more than 18 years of experience in General Management of R&D, having led the development of numerous Technologies, Products and Applications to successful commercialization in the Chemical Industry.
“We are very excited to welcome Mr. Teyssonneyre as 2DM’s CEO. Patrick brings the experience needed to transform our technology into a successful business” noted Prof. Antonio Castro Neto, co-founder of 2DM.
Mr. Teyssonneyre stated, “2DM has setting the standards in the development and production of high quality graphene. I am honored to have the opportunity to lead 2DM in its next phase, and I look forward to working with my 2DM’s colleagues to bring value to our clients through the use of our high performance graphene”.
He earned an MBA from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a BS in Materials Engineering from Universidade Federal de São Carlos, located in Brazil.
About 2D Materials Pte Ltd
2D Materials Pte. Ltd. (2DM) manufactures high performance graphene as an industrial additive to enhance the properties of many industrial materials such as paints & coatings, batteries, composites, polymers and lubricants. Its mission is to expand the frontier of materials application through the use of high performance graphene.
The company’s core technology is a proprietary graphene production process developed at the Centre for Advanced 2D Materials at National University of Singapore, the first dedicated Centre towards graphene research in Asia, which was established under the leadership of Prof. Antonio Castro Neto and the scientific advice of Nobel Laureates in Physics for the discovery of graphene – A. Geim and K. Novoselov.
2DM is a spin off company from the National University of Singapore and its founders and advisors are among the foremost internationally renowned experts in the graphene and materials field.
Additional information about 2DM, a privately held company, is available at https://2dmsolutions.com/