managing director, europe, Ostara
Ms. Gysin has more than 16 years of experience in the water industry, both in large blue chip consulting firms and technology start-ups. Before joining Ostara in 2016, Ms. Gysin led the innovation agenda for a high-growth professional services firm. Ms. Gysin has held management and business development roles in several start-up businesses where she developed asset-backed projects for biosolids and organic waste treatment. In 2005, Ms. Gysin set-up a platform to accelerate routes to market for start-up companies in the water sector. The program successfully supported commercialisation of approximately 50 technologies and also helped to attract over £20 million of venture investment to the sector. Ms. Gysin holds an Advanced Diploma in Commercial Management from the Institute of Commercial Management.