Calysta Energy names senior vice president of business developmentComtex News Network
Nov 27, 2012 (Datamonitor via COMTEX) --Calysta Energy, LLC. has named William Rothwell to the new position of senior vice president of business development.
"We are very pleased to welcome Bill Rothwell to our leadership team," Dr Shaw said. "Calysta is addressing the growing global demand for practical technology to fully capture the potential of natural gas. Bill's three decades of petro and biobased chemicals experience will be a strategic advantage for Calysta as we focus on new high value transportation fuels and chemicals to meet this market need."
Dr Rothwell will report to Alan Shaw, Ph.D., Chairman, President and CEO. He joins Calysta from Codexis, where he was vice president and General Manager, Biobased Chemicals, with responsibility for leveraging the Codexis' directed evolution platform in the field of renewable biobased chemicals.
Dr Rothwell joined Codexis in 2010 after 29 years at Royal Dutch Shell plc, focusing on leadership and strategic development of Shell's global chemical business. He represented Shell as a member of the Codexis Board of Directors from 2007-09. He retired from Shell in 2009.http://www.datamonitor.comRepublication or redistribution, including by framing or similar means,is expressly prohibited without prior written consent. Datamonitor shallnot be liable for errors or delays in the content, or for any actionstaken in reliance thereon