GOTTFRIED INTERNATIONAL, INC. IS AN INDEPENDENT MANAGEMENT CONSULTING, EXECUTIVE SEARCH, AND REAL ESTATE COMPANY SUPPORTING CLIENTS WORLDWIDE.
Expertise in Biofuels, Biopower, and Energy Crops
We are leading providers of executive search and recruiting expertise to the renewable energy sector, including biofuels, biopower, and energy crops. Our expertise in energy, agribusiness, and agricultural biotechnology provides us with a competitive edge in the renewable energy sector.
Bill Gottfried, our firm's Principal, worked with Booz-Allen & Hamilton, Inc.'s Energy & Environment Division in Washington, D.C. and Houston on feasibility studies for ethanol refineries during the early days of the ethanol industry. Bill was the author of a number of the first ethanol feasibility studies.
We have been Sponsors of The Institute of Biosciences & Bioengineering at Rice University in Houston which is working on clean technology energy research and development, including energy crops.
We are members of the Coalition for Green Capital in Washington, D.C., an industry organization supporting Legislation focused on renewable energy finance and capital formation.
Our representative executive search assignments in renewable energy include:
Manager of Business Development, BioPower for a leading agricultural biotechnology and energy crops development company.
Senior Financial Consultant for a leading plant science company involved in producing the next generation of crops and bioenergy feedstocks.
Chief Financial Officer for a leading agricultural biotechnology company whose goal is to become the industry leader in energy crop development and product commercialization.
Senior Operations Executive for a leading agricultural biotechnology company whose goal is to become the industry leader in energy crop development and product commercialization.
President of a new start-up company developing proprietary hybrids of native American Hibiscus plants as a potential feedstock for biofuels production.
Scientific Advisory Board Members for a plant research company developing hybrids for energy crop production.
Board of Director candidates for a leading agribusiness company involved in biofuels development.
Director of Biofuels Development for an agribusiness company.
Director of Bioproducts for a leading plant biotechnology company.
President for a plant science company developing feedstocks for ethanol production.
Senior Operating Executive for a leading agricultural biotechnology company involved in ethanol feedstock development.
Chief Financial Officer for a newly formed ethanol marketing and product distribution company.
Senior Operating Executive for a major petroleum company forming an ethanol marketing and product distribution business in the U.S.
Corporate Partners for a leading academic institution developing a plant genomics program for ethanol development.
Our firm is dedicated to the memory of
Henry William Gottfried, Jr., CDR, U.S. Navy,
Submarine Service, WWII and Korea,
Bill Gottfried's Father who died from kidney failure,