Novel biosurfactant manufacturing offering new options formulations to achieve Net Zero sustainable formulations.

Time & Location

Thursday: 14.20 to 14.40, Stage 2


Richard LockManaging Director, Holiferm ltd

About this presentation

Holiferm is a biotechnology scale up company using its patented technology to manufacture fermented biosurfactants, which have improved sustainability profiles compared to their fossil fuel derived counter parts. Bringing whole new families of biosurfactants to market, in an ambitious 2035 strategy to facilitate the manufacture of holistically sustainable bioproducts at a value point at which they are affordable to everyone therefore eliminate the need for petrochemicals. Just as importantly, we will enhance the lives of our employees and external stakeholders by working collaboratively by always looking for mutual benefit and providing opportunities for growth and impact.

Presenter Bio:

Richard is an experienced director, being in industry for 19 years, originally starting his career in the laboratories and progressed through his career by working in countries all over the global, he last role commercially led Libra Speciality chemicals growth of a £28.5M chemical portfolio, including building and executing a business case for 36kta betaine plant and agreeing supply contracts for 1000s tonnes. Now At Holiferm is building an innovating bio-surfactant plant to prove that Green doesn’t have to cost the Earth.