Ronalds Gonzalez PhD MBA
Dr. Gonzalez is Managing Director for Tissue Analytica. He has been tracking developments in the tissue industry as a consequence of global megatrends (i.e. sustainability, and changes in demographic behaviors) for the last 10 years. His company tracks the development of product offerings on the shelf for 95% of the market.
Dr. Gonzalez is also a Faculty and co-director of the Tissue Pack Innovation Lab (www.go.ncsu.edu/tissue) at North Carolina State University (NCSU). He has worked in several corporate business controlling positions (manufacturing and logistics) in the pulp and paper and hygiene tissue industry. Dr. Gonzalez has an active research group in conversion economics and sustainability at NCSU (www.go.ncsu.edu/conecsus)
Hasan Jameel PhD
Dr. Hasan Jameel, Director of Business Development & co-founder comes to Tissue Analytica with more than 30 years of experience in industry and academia, fully devoted to the pulp and paper sector. Dr. Jameel is a Distinguished Professor at North Carolina State University and a board member of Packaging Corporation America.
Dr. Jameel supervises all product testing and data management in Tissue Analytica. Dr. Jameel has a Ph.D. from Princeton University.
Sudipta Dasmohapatra PhD
Dr. Dasmohapatra is Director of Data Analysis at Tissue Analytica and supervises data collection, analysis, and management.
Dr. Dasmohapatra is Professor and Director of the Masters in Statistical Science in the Department of Statistical Science at Duke University. Dr. Dasmohapatra is also an Adjunct Associate Professor at Fuqua School of Business at Duke University where she teaches Digital Marketing. She joined the board of SAMSI (Statistical and Mathematical Sciences Institute), an NSF funded Math and Statistics Institute, in July 2018 as the Associate Director of Diversity. Dr. Dasmohapatra has done extensive work with the industry. Dr. Dasmohapatra has a Ph.D. from Penn State University.
Advisory board. Mr. Reisinger advises the Tissue Analytica team regarding tissue manufacturing and drying technologies.
Mr. Reisinger has over 49 years of leadership experience in the consumer, forest products and alternative energy industries, domestically and internationally, for ReiTech, Industra, and the Procter & Gamble Company.
Richard Venditti PhD
Advisory board. Dr. Venditti is a well-known expert in sustainability and life cycle analysis for the Forest Product Industry. He advises Tissue Analytica and supervises all projects involving sustainability metrics.
Dr. Venditti has 26 years of experience in research in the areas of pulp/paper, bioeconomy, recycling, and environmental LCA. His research and teaching are involved in developing effective systems to transform renewable plant-based resources into sustainable products. Venditti uses environmental life cycle analysis to guide and analyze research in bioproducts. Dr. Venditti has a Ph.D. from Princeton University.
Jeff Wright PhD
Advisory board. Dr. Wright has a PhD in tropical forestry from the University of Oxford. He is recognized as a world leader in the development of sustainably managed forest plantations for financially successful processing into products such as pulp, paper, and lumber as well as carbon and bio-energy. Dr. Wright advises Tissue Analytica on fiber production and procurement analysis.
His previous employment includes Manager, Tree Improvement, Sappi, South Africa; Director, Forest Research, Smurfit Latin America in Colombia, Venezuela and Mexico; Forest Research Manager, Rayonier, Florida USA; Manager, Sales, and Product Development, ArborGen Inc., South Carolina USA and Manager, Eucalyptus Tree Improvement, Stora Enso with projects in Laos, China, Uruguay, Brazil, Sweden, and Finland. Having completed consulting projects in more than 50 countries, He recently finished a two-year contract as Director, Forestry, Araya Bumi Indonesia, Djarum Group in East Kalimantan, Borneo with management responsibilities for 266,000ha including 70,000ha of Acacia and Eucalyptus plantations. He is currently is CEO of Durania LLC and Adjunct Faculty, Department of Biomaterials, North Carolina State University.