Kenneth HillChief Commercial Officer at GranBio Technologies
Kenneth Hill has 30 years of experience creating and building new businesses and commercializing technology utilizing innovative business models for global markets. He has a passion for biobased industries and brings extensive experience to startups as well as established corporations. For the last decade, he has focused on biofuels and the bioeconomy, including developing novel business strategies, creating biomass supply chains, advancing technology from bench to commercial scale, and developing biobased projects in developed and emerging markets. Kenneth’s foundation was in the chemicals and oil refining industries, where he mastered the fundamentals of project management, operations, and sales and business development before applying this expertise to the bioeconomy in Cellulosic Ethanol and Biomass Enzymes for a global Industrial Biosciences company. Currently, Kenneth serves as Chief Commercial Officer for GranBio Technologies, the US technology arm of Brazil-based GranBio Investimentos. Kenneth earned a Masters of Global Management from the Thunderbird School of Global Management as well as a Bachelor’s of Chemical Engineering degree from Mississippi State University. He currently resides in the United States.