Dean is providing finance, commercial and strategic support services to the Board. He has 25+ years of global finance and operational leadership experience gained in private equity backed and blue chip corporate businesses, focussed on natural resources, large scale renewable energy development projects and waste recycling. Prior to starting his own consultancy, Dean was the Chief Executive of Tamar Energy Limited, a £100m start-up recycling and energy business backed by an influential group of investors which in under five years developed, constructed and acquired 11 operating sites capable of recycling c.450,000 tonnes of organic waste per annum and generating 12MWe of renewable energy. Dean is a Fellow Chartered Accountant and has previously held senior leadership roles at 2Co Energy Limited, Subsea 7, Rio Tinto plc and PricewaterhouseCoopers. These roles have enabled him to gain considerable experience of financing and developing large-scale projects in the UK, USA, Canada, Latin America, Africa and Australia, and is therefore well placed to support the development and commercialisation of Elemental Digest’s technology both within the UK and internationally.