Founder of ThorCon
CEO of ThorCon International
Dave is the CEO of ThorCon International. In his business career he has started companies ranging from small hydro to crude oil transportation.
CEO of ThorCon, US
Lars is the CEO of ThorCon, US where he heads up all of ThorCon’s engineering activities. Previously he ran engineering teams for Texas Instruments and TRW/ESL. His original field of expertise is electrical engineering.
CFO of ThorCon International
Niels Berger is the CFO of ThorCon International. Niels has many years of experience managing companies in the shipping and insurance industries.
COO of PT ThorCon Power Indonesia
Bob is the Chief Operating Officer of ThorCon’s Indonesian company. Bob is an expert in governmental relations and is heading up ThorCon’s efforts in Indonesia.
Chief Nuclear Officer
Kun is an expert in molten salt reactor design, safety analysis, licensing, testing and project management serving as the Chief Nuclear Officer for ThorCon. Previously he was the Vice President of Licensing at Moltex Energy Canada and was the Chief Engineer for Nuclear Safety at the Shanghai Institute of Applied Physics. He led successful design, licensing and pre-licensing campaigns in China and Canada.
Expert in MSR Simulation
Manu is a nuclear physicist with special expertise in reactor physics. He has done breakthrough R&D in the fields of liquid fuel, thermal hydraulics, and MSR technology.
Expert in Mechanical Engineering
Nathan is Principal Engineer at ThorCon. He has over 20 years experience in research, systems engineering and mech- anical design. He is now the lead engineer for thermal, fluidic, structural and mechanical component designs for the core of the reactor and supporting systems.
Expert in Material and Corrosion
Dane is a metallurgist with extensive experience in material and corrosion. Previous to ThorCon, he spent many years at the Oak Ridge National Lab where he worked on materials and systems for use in molten fluoride salts, high temperature gaseous environments, and other pernicious working fluids of interest to energy and hydrogen production.
Principal Mechanical Engineer
Lowell is a skilled mechanical engineer who worked at several top engineering firms, including Lockheed’s Skunk Works, before joining ThorCon.
Ralph is a nuclear physicist who spent most of his career working with Edward Teller at the Lawrence Livermore National Lab on fusion, MSR, and plasma physics.
Tagor Malem Sembiring
Nuclear Safety Senior Manager
Tagor is our senior nuclear engineer at ThorCon Power Indonesia. Prior to joining ThorCon, Tagor spent his career at BATAN where he led engineering efforts in reactor physics, technology and safety.
Kyungsup is our turbine-generator expert. Prior to ThorCon, he spent his career with Doosan Heavy Industries where he was a senior TG engineer.
Expert in Business Management
Joe is Senator John Heinz Professor of Management Practice in Environmental Management, Retired, at Harvard Business School. After a successful business career, Joe focused on disruptive, innovative technologies with positive environmental impact at HBS.
Charles H. Peterson
Chuck is ThorCon’s legal expert. Chuck started out as a naval officer working for Rickover on the Nautilus. After a career in the US navy as a chief engineer on nuclear submarines, Chuck became a nuclear lawyer. His most recent task of note was negotiating the Barakah nuclear power deal with the Koreans on behalf of the UAE.
Bob is a physicist, computer scientist and a leader in promoting energy from thorium.
Lindsey is our steam expert with more than 30 years of experience in all aspects of utility scale power generation.