J. Gary McDaniel

J. Gary McDaniel, a chemical engineer with an MBA, has 30+ years of P&L experience and proven success in planning and executing investment funding, rapid growth, global expansion, product/market diversification, and financial turnarounds.

McDaniel’s career has spanned the specialty chemical, petroleum refining, and solar photovoltaic industries with companies such as W.R. Grace, Akzo Nobel, and Honeywell UOP. A “serial CEO”, he has now led 6 start-up/early-stage companies, several to successful exit, that aggressively pursued emerging trends and opportunities in advanced materials, nanotechnology, environmental catalysis, power electronics, fuel cells, renewable energy, water treatment/purification, and other high-tech fields.