Dr Sean Simpson

AuthorDr Sean Simpson

Sean is the Chief Scientific Officer and co-founder of LanzaTech. Sean spent the first 12 years of his life living in various countries around the world, including Mauritius, Zambia and Gibraltar, before his family returned to England. He now lives with his family in Auckland, New Zealand. Sean and his wife Silvia have two young children, a daughter Cecilia and a son Liam.

Case Study: Lanzatech

Shougang Demonstration China

LanzaTech was founded in New Zealand in 2005 as a response to find a solution to meet our growing demand for more energy. This led to the development and scale up of a biotechnology-based process for low-cost, low-carbon fuel production with no impact on availability of food or land. LanzaTech’s gas fermentation process allows abundant non-food resources to be used for production of low-carbon...

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