Roger Whelan hired as Chief Commercial Officer
OTTAWA, ON, January 09, 2023 – OMNI Conversion Technologies Inc. (OMNI CT), a leader in the conversion of waste to value, is pleased to announce the expansion of its executive leadership team to support the organization’s commercial growth strategy. Joining OMNI CT effective January 9, 2023 are: Roger Whelan, Chief Commercial Officer; Linda Wakim, Director, Human Resources; and Natalie Cutler, Director, Communications.
As Chief Commercial Officer, Whelan will lead the company’s commercial operations across all regions, including project development, sales and marketing and strategic global partnerships. Whelan joins OMNI CT from Uniper Global Commodities North America where he was Managing Director and Head of Corporate Development, leading the development and execution of the company’s energy transition and renewable fuels strategy. Prior to that role he was CEO of Meridian LNG.
As Director, Human Resources, Wakim will oversee employee engagement, compensation and ensure OMNI CT is adequately resourced for growth. Wakim joins OMNI CT from BWXT Medical Ltd. where she led the human resources function for that group. As Director, Communications, Cutler will oversee OMNI CT’s marketing and employee communications as well as public, media, government, Indigenous and government relations for the company. Cutler joins OMNI CT from BWXT Canada Ltd. where she was the Director, Communications & Government Relations.
“These leadership team appointments demonstrate our commitment to expedite the commercialization and support of OMNI CT’s innovative solutions that will enable a circular economy,” said CEO of OMNI CT, Jonathan Lundy. “I look forward to the value these new leaders will bring to our company as we prepare for the adoption of our technology by a growing international customer base in support of the fight against climate change.”
Full executive bios for OMNI CT’s leadership team can be found at: https://omnict.com/team/
About OMNI Conversion Technologies Inc.
OMNI Conversion Technologies Inc. (OMNI CT) is a Canadian company that has developed proprietary technology to convert solid energetic material into OmniSyngas™ which can be used to produce low carbon clean fuels, including hydrogen, renewable liquid fuels and renewable natural gas for the circular economy. OMNI CT’s robust efficient OMNI200™ Gasification and Plasma Refining System (GPRS™) provides unique solutions to manage waste, produce clean fuels at scale, and help industry and governments achieve decarbonization goals. The patented process was successfully demonstrated at the company’s demonstration plant from 2007-2014. Learn more about us at www.omnict.com and follow us on LinkedIn at: https://ca.linkedin.com/company/omni-conversion-technologies.