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August 2022 – Deep Tech Leaders supports battery innovator, Nexeon, with the appointment of Rich Booher as Chief Operations Officer.

With 30-years in the chemical engineering industry, Rich brings with him a wealth of experience in scaling up novel chemistry processes.  His career has included senior roles with companies like Akzo Nobel, SunEdison, GCL Solar Materials, and more recently, MetOx Technologies in Houston, Texas.  Rich will assume responsibility for Nexeon’s scale up operations and planning.

About Nexeon

Nexeon® is a world-leader in engineered silicon materials for battery applications. It is a battery materials and licensing company working with product OEMs and battery companies to enable the next generation of lithium-ion batteries.  Their silicon materials incorporated in battery anodes enable significantly greater energy density and battery capacity to be achieved, providing lighter batteries with more power and longer lifetime between charges.

Nexeon is backed by SKC Co. Ltd, SJL Partners, Ingevity Corp., Daishin Private Equity and Shinhan Investments.

To learn more about Nexeon, refer to their website at

About Deep Tech Leaders

Deep Tech Leaders recruits boards and leadership teams for advanced science & technology businesses aiming to move from the Lab to the Market.  Headquartered in London, we partner with entrepreneurs, executives and investors to build innovative companies across the Industrial, Medical and Advanced Computing domains.