Dr.philos Roger Trones has a PhD. from the University of Oslo in analytical organic chemistry. He was the cofounder of G&T Septech, and he has been running G&T Septech since the start-up in 1997. He also runs the daughter companies; Teknolab (Norway) and Teknolab Sorbent (Sweden). He has turned own innovations into commercial business, written several papers, held two patents and has several years of experience as board member including being chairman of the board.