BRANTFORD, Ontario – GreenMantra® Technologies announced the appointment of Donald Wiseman and Adam Shepherd to the company’s board of directors.
Wiseman is President of Tundra Companies, a Minnesota-based producer of advanced polymers and composites. He was previously President at PolyOne Corp., leading its Performance Products and Solutions business unit and serving as General Manager of the company’s Geon Performance Materials business. His career experience also includes business and operating leadership roles at Johns Manville, Cabot Microelectronics Corp., Americhem, Michelman and Rohm & Haas.
Shepherd serves as President of Celina Capital Corp., a Toronto-based family office that specializes in investment in private operating companies. Prior to joining Celina, he spent a large portion of his career at Citibank Canada as a derivatives specialist, corporate banker and leader of Citibank’s private bank.
“We are pleased to have Don and Adam join our board of directors,” said Jodie Morgan, Chief Executive Officer of GreenMantra Technologies. “They bring deep experience, industry knowledge and expertise to GreenMantra that will be invaluable as we work to continue our rapid growth, expand our unique upcycling technology to transform recycled plastics into valuable polymers while creating a more circular economy for plastics.”
GreenMantra Technologies is a clean technology company that utilizes a proprietary catalyst and patented de-polymerization process to upcycle and transform recycled plastics into specialty polymers. The company markets its polyethylene and polypropylene polymer additives under the CERANOVUS® brand name and plans to introduce a new portfolio of polystyrene-based polymers in 2019.