Board

‘Highly experienced team commercializing a game-changing “disruptive” technology’

Brian-Evans Jones – Managing Director

A Chartered Accountant and entrepreneur with a wealth of national and international corporate experience. In addition to his role as MDof ABS, he retains his position as an Executive Director of AEG Plc, a London Listed international renewable energy and forestry management company. He acted as finance director and director for a number of growth companies and turnaround situations. He has an in-depth knowledge of numerous manufacturing and supply-based industries and for several years represented Harsco Inc., the worlds largest steel services outsourced supplier in Ukraine and CIS. In this role he developed waste reclamation and new technology opportunities for Harsco. A start-up turnaround specialist, he has an Honours degree in International Politics from the University of Wales.

Philip Scalzo – Chief Technical Officer

Phil’s long-standing expertise in the energy industry places him at a top level of industry professionals. He has presented to Congress and written numerous papers and articles about all aspects of energy utilization ranging from nuclear to biomass. He has 35 years in the power sector and 10 years direct responsibility for managing operations of a several billion-dollar fleet of energy assets for the Williams Companies. Phil has substantial knowledge and experience in power plant technologies, energy policy, regulatory affairs, energy risk management, physical and financial product development, fossil fuels, clean coal, biomass, and emissions controls. He has strong analytical and modelling skills and is very conversant in financial and economic principles. Phil, and his team, have spent over ten years researching and developing the practical application of biomass as a primary energy resource.