| Who we are
|Key personnel and directors
Roger Duffield - President & CEO
Roger Duffield has a significant background in the development and management of start-ups, private and public companies, especially in the United States, Europe and South Africa. His previous contributions in the United States public sector include Klinair Technologies Inc. and Rhombic Inc. relating to energy and hydrocarbon technologies. Through his extensive involvement with research and development programs with a number of academic institutions, including Penn State, University of Southern California, University of Washington, and the University of Limerick, Ireland, he was awarded two honorary Russian doctorates in Natural Sciences from the University of Moscow and Novosibirsk. In 2001 the Foundation for International Services, California recognized a degree in BSc. Chemical Engineering.
In 2001 he co-founded Global Energy Solutions Corporation Limited, Dublin, Ireland, recently acquired by Plandaí Biotechnology, Inc., and in 2003, the USA-based Research Company, CRS Technologies Inc. Mr. Duffield now heads this group of companies specializing, through private and public investment in the farming and recovery of highly valuable botanical extracts with unique characteristics.
Callum Baylis-Duffield - Vice President
Mr Callum Baylis-Duffield holds dual nationality with South Africa and Great Britain. He has a BA in International Business with French (Hons) from the University of the West of England. Since graduation in 2007 he had worked extensively through Europe in his position with Johnson & Johnson as a sale manager of proprietary surgical equipment. This work required daily interaction with top line management and officials of some of the largest companies in the medical profession. Since 2010 Callum has been working with Dunn Roman and Plandaí Biotechnology Inc. in the role of Head of Marketing and Sales as we look to bring our range of Phytofare™ and ph²™ products to market.
Board of Directors
Roger Duffield – see executive management
Callum Baylis-Duffield – see executive management
Daron Baylis-Duffield – Director
Daron Baylis-Duffield has a PhD in Clinical Psychology and is a consultant psychiatrist with an in-depth knowledge of all aspects of wellness, including nutrition. She is the co-founder and Director of Global Energy Solutions Corporation Limited, Ireland and is responsible for all aspects relating to human resources for the company. Daron was born in Malawi and has lived a great deal of her life in East and Southern Africa.