Dr Gao Xin is a veteran in Water and CleanTech fields. He was previously Head of Innovation Hub in Grundfos Asia. He also took on various technical and leadership roles in R&D, partnership management, venture investment, business development and innovation management in GE Power & Water, Siemens and Grundfos. He is also driving 'Technology-to-Business' incubation and acceleration in the areas of Water, Building Energy Efficiency and Digitisation.
He has a PhD in Chemistry, and is experienced in various water technologies, prototyping, system and process integration. Dr Gao has expertise in membrane separation, electro-separation, membrane bioreactor (MBR), zero liquid discharge (ZLD) crystallisation and disinfection in municipal and/or industrial applications.
The project focused on developing and commercializing an innovative desalination technology to compete with existing solutions in the market. Responsible for optimisation of the chemical recipes, design and development of both the lab-scale prototype and pilot prototype, mass production of core parts, and technology validation with end-users.
- Materials - Product Design & Development
- Environment - Product Design & Development, Prototype Build, Test & Verification/Clinical Trials