Prabhakar Nair

Prabhakar Nair

Executive Vice President Business Development Asia

Prabhakar joined Lanzatech from UOP LLC, a Honeywell company, where he was marketing director for its Renewable Energy and Chemicals business unit. In that role, he was responsible for creating linkages and alliances with feedstock suppliers and end users of fuel technologies in the aviation and automotive sectors, tracking global biofuels legislation, and developing the business unit’s strategic plan.

From 1999-2005, Prabhakar served as General Manager of UOP’s India operations. Prior to that he held a variety of Sales, Technical Service and Marketing positions in UOP’s other Asian offices as well as at UOP’s headquarters in the USA. He holds a BChE from City University of NY, a MChE from Illinois Institute of Technology, an MBA from Northwestern University and he is conversant in several Asian languages.