David Soane | Chief Executive Officer
“ It has been thrilling to work with the Transform team to realize this vision’s expansion from our initial, lab-scale prototype into a commercial reality that could become a prominent development in green technology. I am honored to lead Transform Materials in its next phase of accelerated growth and sustained success in the marketplace.
As Founder and Chairman, David Soane spearheads the company’s creative problem-solving to provide innovative answers for difficult industry problems. He contributes to the development of the company’s technology and intellectual property portfolio, negotiates complex contracts, and leads multinational operations.
Experience & Career
Dr. Soane is a serial entrepreneur and prolific innovator in the fields of advanced materials, polymer chemistry, and surface science. Applying nanotechnology and chemical engineering to a variety of mature industries, he has founded many successful companies: ACLARA (NASDAQ:ACLA), a manufacturer of diagnostic test products; Nano-Tex, a manufacturer of widely-available textile materials; 2C Optics, an eyeglass lens manufacturer; ZMS, a contact lens technology developer; ICBM, an advanced building materials company; Soane Energy, in the oil-and-gas field, Crop Enhancement, sustainably boosting crop yields, and Reform Biologics, developing novel excipients for protein therapeutics.