Kent Goeking

Kent Goeking

(EVP) Synthetic Biology, Food Ingredient Production, Fermentation, Bioproducts (SE Asia/India Markets)

Kent has over 30 years of experience in developing and deploying next-generation business and technology solutions. Kent specializes in building Bio/Circular/Green economy capabilities in the areas of Pyrolysis, Precision Fermentation, Synthetic Biology, and innovative Health and Wellness products. Kent led the management consulting practice of a major management consulting firm in Thailand and has deep experience in business strategy, operations, and business transformation in Asian markets in addition to his technical skills.

He has successfully led several major companies in SE Asia in developing advanced biotech capabilities as they migrate to biobased products from their historical petrochemical and agricultural commodity markets. His role is typically to develop new business/technology strategies for producing high-value bioproducts while leveraging existing feedstocks and processing expertise.  He has also worked with Asian science and technology government agencies to define roadmaps for the development and design of programs designed to assist companies in developing advanced bio-economy strategies.

Kent is skilled at scouting advanced technology solutions that are fit for purpose for his clients and developing detailed business case analysis of the potential return on investment.  He has experience in designing and executing joint venture business agreements in order to leverage the existing capabilities of multiple partners into a combined strategic business venture. Contact Kent.