Troy is a 25 year veteran from the chemicals, downstream/energy, materials science, cleantech, biotech, and renewable energy worlds, where he contributed from a variety of leadership roles. His focus areas span materials/catalyst development, testing, scale-up through to commercialization, technology management, IP, licensing and business/corporate development. His efforts have contributed to multiple commercial successes including new products, catalysts and process technologies. Dr. Campione has also crafted and executed more than $350 million in joint development agreements with industry leaders around the world as well as with universities and international research institutions.
Troy spent his first 15 years at Exxon in technology, business, and operations leadership roles managing hundreds of employees and hundreds of millions of dollars in projects and investments. Troy was also instrumental in creating business ‘pitches’ and “value propositions” to raise more than $150 million of venture and corporate funding for the startup companies that he was associated with.
Dr. Campione holds a PhD in Chemical Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin, and ME and BS degrees in Chemical Engineering from Tulane University, has published in numerous scientific and business journals, holds multiple patents, and has been internationally recognized as a leader in technology innovation by the AICHE.