Co-Founder & Co-Chief Executive Officer
John Bissell co-founded Origin Materials in November 2008 and has served as its Chief Executive Officer--now co-Chief Executive--and a member of its board of directors since inception. Mr. Bissell was trained as a chemical engineer at UC Davis, and has extensive experience in R&D, engineering, and business development in the chemical industry. He's been recognized by the US EPA, Forbes, and the University of California for his professional and technical contributions. Finally, he's raised over half a billion USD in capital, and took Origin Materials public in 2021.