As Senior Vice President, Business Development, Tim Cesarek leads the development and implementation of Enerkem’s global business and partner strategy.
Mr. Cesarek has over 25 years of experience in business development, private equity and corporate venture capital. Before joining Enerkem in 2012, he was Managing Director of the Organic Growth Group at Waste Management, responsible for the Organics Recycling business and investment in growth opportunities to optimize the value from waste material, particularly through its conversion into biofuels, renewable chemicals, fertilizer and energy. Prior to joining Waste Management, Mr. Cesarek was President of the corporate venture group of Koch Industries, one of the largest private companies in North America with businesses across chemicals, fuels, polymers, wood resin products and consumer products. He has also served on a number of boards of directors.
Mr. Cesarek obtained a Bachelor degree in Biomedical Engineering from the Milwaukee School of Engineering and a Masters in Business from Pepperdine University.