Management Team

Chief Executive Officer

Harley Frankfurt

Harley Frankfurt is a results-driven, hands on, leader with strong qualifications including the Executive MBA program from the University of Sydney in 2017 (Australia). He has more than 25 years’ experience running companies, major projects and engineering management for leading companies in the areas of development, design, construction, finance, operations and maintenance across global renewable energy, power generation, infrastructure, mining and oil industries with P&L responsibilities.

Chief Scientific Officer

N. Joe Maeji, B.Sc, M.Phil, PhD

Dr Joe Maeji has more than 20 years experience managing successful R&D projects in the biotechnology and life science industries. His focus has been on the commercialisation of products and technologies at the interface of chemistry and biology. He has significant experience in successfully securing funding for the development of new technologies, as well as in creating and securing extensive IP portfolios. Joe was a co-founder and founding CEO of the Bio-Layer Pty Ltd company that became Anteo Technologies.

Head of Research & Development

Charlie Huang, B.Sc, PhD

Dr Charlie Huang has more than 20 years experience in multi-discipline research and development. He has demonstrated scientific expertise in protein engineering, molecular biology, enzyme kinetics, drug discovery, bio-conjugation, bio-separation, immunoassay development, rapid and point of care diagnostics and nano-biotechnology. He also has significant commercial expertise in project management, technology analysis, licensing and intellectual proprieties management. 

Head of Battery Development

Manuel Wieser

Manuel has a passion for innovation and international collaborations, with areas of technical expertise that include batteries, materials science and nanotechnology. Working in the lithium ion battery industry, Manuel has gained extensive experience in lithium ion battery R&D and technology commercialisation while being instrumental in taking technology from lab scale to pilot production ready. As Head of Battery Development at Anteo Technologies his work is focused on enabling high silicon content anodes using Anteo’s nano-film binder technology. With a Master of Engineering in Materials and a Master of Business in Entrepreneurship, Manuel is skilled at defining product development strategy and has prepared grant applications and due diligence documents for successful substantial capital raises.