People are at the heart of Worn Again.
We are a small team of scientists, engineers and business professionals committed to the positive impact chemical technologies can have on the quality of our lives.
With a diversity of backgrounds and experiences, each individual brings their unique talent to make Worn Again a success. We look for people who share our Purpose, have a Methodical Approach and an Undaunted Spirit.
Lead Process Engineer, Panu, holds a PhD in Chemical Engineering and has 8 years experience in advanced recycling industries. Panu leads engineering of our demo plant in Switzerland. Joined in 2023.
Finance Manager, Keith, has years of experience in senior finance management positions. He runs our daily finance and corporate structuring activities. Joined in 2021.
Chief Scientific Officer, Adam, holds a PhD in Physical Chemistry and has 20 years’ experience in the commercialisation of solvent systems for polymers. Adam invented the Worn Again technical concept and has since consulted on scientific developments. He is a Co-founder and Board Member of Worn Again.
R&D Scientist, Jack, holds a PhD in Chemistry. Initially working as a lab technician, Jack now leads solvent systems development. Joined in 2021.
Process Engineer, Haider, holds MSc in Sustainability and Environmental Modelling and MSc in Process System Engineering. He supports the engineering team’s scale up projects. Joined in 2022.
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Process Engineer, Luca, holds a MSc in Chemical Engineering. He leads feedstock optimisation & supports engineering scale up projects. Joined in 2023.
Laboratory Manager, Joe, holds MPhil in Chemistry and has 10 years experience in lab management. His role is to accelerate delivery at our R&D lab in Nottingham. Joined in 2023.
Director of Operations, Mike, leads our team in Switzerland. His background includes multiple large scale engineering projects and senior leadership positions in industrial operations. Joined in 2022.
Chief Engineer, Andrew, has 30 years experience in the UK chemicals and advanced materials industries. He consults us on transforming R&D results into engineering projects.
Executive Assistant, Sarah, consults on team admin. She has 13 years experience in administration at a senior level.
Chemical Engineer, Atif, has 15 years experience in chemical process design, process safety and operations. He leads on overall process design activities. Joined in 2020.
Chairman of the Board, Daniel, is Head of Global Strategy & Technology at Sulzer Chemtech. He has 30 years of experience in the chemical’s industry.
QHSE Manager, Menhild. Has 10 years experience in Quality Management in Pharma and Cosmetics. She is leading our Quality, Health, Safety & Environmental activities at our demo plant in Switzerland. Joined in 2023.
Director of Business Development, Toby, leads our commercialisation. He works with industry partners that share our values to scale Worn Again’s textile-to-textile solution. Joined in 2022.
Lead Technologist, Emma, holds a BSc in Biological Sciences and has 10 years experience in commercial research & lab operations. Emma works across our R&D projects and manages daily lab operations. Joined in 2020.
Board Member, Joao, is Global Head of Strategy PMO at Sulzer Chemtech & has 13 years’ experience in M&A. Joined in 2019.
CEO, Erik, has lead & scaled multiple technology companies from start-up to exit. He works to ensure the company has what it needs to transform the Worn Again chemical process into a sustainable, commercial reality. Joined in 2021.
Founder of Worn Again, Cyndi, has for 20 years been in the driving seat of textiles circularity. Her extensive network and passion has been crucial to build connections with global retail brands and strategic investors behind our shared vision. Founded Worn Again in 2005.
Board Member, Lukas, is Head of Strategy & Business Development at Oerlikon Polymer Processing. He has 12 years experience in M&A, strategy & BD.
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