Jeff Williams


Recently appointed as Chairman to lead the funding of the project. Jeff has worked both in the private and public marketplace. He has experience in Aim listed companies including IPO and in 2015 he successfully led and concluded a ‘Crowdfunding’ for one of his investments.

Mark Wilkes


Mark has previously set up a national asbestos management company and was responsible for being the first asbestos company in Europe to franchise its services. The company boasted a 24/7 365 call out service to the disaster recovery industry utilised by the Insurance world.

Emma Garrett

Technical Manager

Emma is experienced in Gas Chromatography Mass Spectroscopy, Infra-red spectroscopy and Near-infra-red spectroscopy. Emma is currently responsible for the bench top analysis undertaken by Greenwall at Keele University working within the ‘Asbestos in Materials Scheme’ run by the Health and safety Laboratories England.

Vladimir Zholobenko

Lead Scientist

Appointed as a lecturer at Keele University in 1998 his research is concerned with catalysis by zeolites and nanostructured materials and spectroscopic methods of their characterisation. He is a member of the Research Institute for the Environment, Physical Sciences and Applied Mathematics (EPSAM).

Mark Rybolowicz


Mark is an Asbestos Surveyor who has worked for over 15 years in the Asbestos Industry. His experience includes senior management roles in small and large scale projects working with both licensed and non licensed Asbestos.

Emiliano Genorini

EMEA and India Account Manager, Viavi Solutions

Emiliano Genorini EMEA and India Account Manager, Viavi Solutions Emiliano has a degree in chemistry with specialization in analytical chemistry on environmental pollutant. He has worked for a number of top brand instrumentation companies and has more than 20 years in NIR spectroscopy, acquiring extensive experience in pharma and food markets. Since 2003 has been…
Robin Bennett

Start Software director & principal consultant

Robin Bennett Start Software Director & Principal Consultant. Robin has worked for a number of organisations as a consultant IT manager and Director, and formed the Start Group of companies in 2002. Robin is a Fellow of the Institute of Analysts and Programmers.

Prof. Dr. Ismail Hakki Boyaci

Founder of Nanosens AS

His degree is in food engineering with specialization in spectroscopic techniques for food, pharmaceutical and environmental analysis. He has more than 120 international publications, 20 projects and 4 patents. He is experienced about Raman, NIR, LIBS, SERS, fluorescence spectroscopy and electrochemistry since 1998.

Florentin Coppey

Data Modelling & AI

Has a master in chemical criminalistics and a strong personal background in programming. After several years working in forensic consulting and launching various commercial projects He decided two years ago to focus on a new project using a MicroNIR device (the device at the origin of the Asbestoprobe) to detect and quantify illicit drugs.