Andrés Mellado – ATCP Chile Chairman
Graduted in Chemical Engineering from University of Concepcion and Master in Business Administation from University Del Desarrollo, Concepcion. He is HSE Manager at Arauco Pulp Mill, a pulp mill with a capacity of 797.000 ton/year, located at 50 km south of Concepcion.
Eckart Eitner – Development Manager-CMPC Cellulose, Chile
Civil Engineer, University of Chile MBA UAI. Since 1995 at CMPC Celulosa, working in the areas of projects, studies and operations. Currently Development Manager.
Miguel Pereira - Universidad de Concepción, Chile
Associate professor and researcher at the Chemical Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering Universidad de Concepción, Chile. Board member ATCP Chile since 2009. He has focused his investigation on the chemistry of lignocellulosic materials and the chemical conversion of lignocellulosics for pulp and paper industries, chemical characterization of wood components, cellulose and polysaccharides derivatives, including cellulose nanofibril. At the recently years he focused on the development of new products and biomaterials from lignocellulosics, especially on fibrillated nanocellulose production and their application.