Our Team

The Amber Molecular team combines industrial, synthetic, financial, and engineering expertise to develop innovative solutions to material problems.

Tim Bender, Ph.D.

Tim is a Professor of Chemical Engineering at the University of Toronto, and has a leadership background in industrial chemistry R&D at the Xerox Corporation of Canada. He brings deep synthetic chemistry expertise, as well as valuable strategic guidance, to the Amber Molecular team and its development operations.

James Stuart, M.B.A.

James is an innovation-focused M.B.A. graduate of U of T's Rotman School of Business, and an all-around Excel-lent person. James brings a firm grasp of financial and organizational practices, allowing him to ensure that the growth of the business is well-directed.

Trevor Plint, Ph.D.

Trevor is an OLED technology specialist with a Ph.D. from The University of Toronto and a background in materials screening. Trevor brings interdisciplinary skills from chemistry and computer science, with the goal of building new world-class light emitting systems.

Richard Garner, M.A.Sc.

Richard is an industrially-minded graduate of the UW Nanotechnology Engineering B.A.Sc. program and the U of T Chemical Engineering M.A.Sc. program. He brings experience and enthusiasm from his past work at several technology startups, and is focused on growing the company's development operations beyond the nano-scale.