Patrick Berbon, Ph.D., Managing Partner, at China Materialia LLC. Patrick has an extensive background in metallurgy, aerospace, power and cleantech industries. He has been a Senior Consultant at Performance Improvement, a risk analysis and management company specialized in power industries. Patrick is also an experienced entrepreneur in the advanced materials space. His prior start-up was successfully listed on the Toronto Venture Exchange. It focuses on advanced nanograin aluminum alloys and its applications. Before his entrepreneurial ventures, he was a Senior Scientist in Materials Science at Rockwell Scientific Inc.