Miguel Olaizola

Director of Production Science

Heliae Development, LLC

Miguel earned his Ph.D. from the State University of New York at Stony Brook. He completed two postdoc studies, the first at the Center for Remote Sensing of the European Commission in Ispra, Italy and the second at Scripps Institution of Oceanography in San Diego. Miguel brings 30 years of algal research and production experience to Heliae. Miguel is able to leverage this deep experience in developing, implementing, and operating algal production systems with a variety of strains and platforms. He is also an accomplished researcher, author, and lecturer with significant international business experience.