Technical Advisor & Consultant

Marcelo works on projects involving IP scouting, open innovation and commercialisation of new technologies, with particular expertise in the areas of materials science and nanotechnology. Through his previous positions at Thomas Swan & Co and at different start-ups, he has been involved in developing technology businesses in the areas of electronics, clean energy, defence and aerospace industries. Previously he worked at the University of Cambridge as a post-doctoral researcher, including Cambridge-MIT and Chevening fellowships. Marcelo has a PhD in Materials Science (PUC-Rio/Lehigh University) and an executive MBA at London Business School.