Sep-All Board of Directors

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Christophe Frankiewicz, Ph.D. - Managing Partner

Chris co-founded Sep-All. He is a multidisciplinary Research Engineer with 7 years of experience in leading research, development and implementation of novel micro-systems and materials for Microelectronics, surface/interface engineering, mass and energy transfer, fluid dynamics, and more recently materials engineering through frugal innovation principles. Chris has also previously held mid-level managing positions in small businesses.

     Martin Thuo, Ph.D. - Scientific Director

Martin co-founded Sep-All. Martin was a nanoscale science and engineering postdoctoral fellow at Harvard in George Whitesides’ lab. Martin was named “Black & Veatch building a world of difference faculty fellow”. Martin is a professor at Iowa State University. Martin is interested in frugal science/innovation that is the ability to minimize cost and complexity while providing efficient solutions to better the human conditions.

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Bill Adamowski - Business Director

Bill joined Sep-All team to assist on the business side of the enterprise. Bill was a Chief Technological Officer at Wells Fargo, the CEO of Mortgage Hub and ISGN that he led from 0 to $40 million and $200 million in revenue, respectively. He was also the SVP of Ellie Mae that he successfully led to IPO. Bill is currently the director of entrepreneurship at Iowa State University and the president of the startup factory, an incubator/accelerator for startups at Iowa State University. Bill has a skill set in entrepreneurship that is hard to match. 

Sep-All Board of Advisors

Robert Visser - Strategy Advisor

Bob Visser retired from his former position as Vice President Research and Development, Electronics and Energy Business Group at 3M, one of the largest multinational conglomerate corporations and a global business leader in its 5 major businesses. Prior to that, Bob held multiple positions at 3M from Engineer to Technical Director. He currently is President IMINTX Services an LLC consulting in R&D business growth strategies. His background and experience make Bob an exceptional strategy thinker.

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Sammy Nganga George - Financial Advisor

Sammy is a successful businessman in Kenya, Africa. He is the current President and CEO of Yashinoya Trading and Construction Company, a leading construction company in Kenya specialized in Supplies and Construction of Roads, Dams and Boreholes. Sammy also brings a significant experience in Investment Strategies.

Jean-Francis Bloch, Ph.D.- Soft Materials Advisor

Professor Bloch has published more than 200 publications in scientific journals. Much of Professor Bloch's research has been devoted to the study of paper materials. He is an expert on the study of 3D fibrous structures and their relationship to the physical end-used properties, taking into account the multi-scales of the structures and phenomena. His expertise in soft materials is critical to the development of new products for Sep-All.

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Sep-All Technical team

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Jacob Fischer

Development Engineer

Materials Science background

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Alex Leust

Business Engineer

Industrial Engineering - Business background