Markus Lesemann

Senior Director, Business Development

Markus Lesemann


  • MBA, International Business, McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University
  • PhD, Physical Chemistry, University of Cologne
  • MS, Physics, University of Cologne

Markus Lesemann, PhD, is responsible for technology commercialization and licensing, contracts, and intellectual property management for energy technologies developed at RTI. He has extensive experience in alliance building and joint development arrangements with commercial and government clients. His recent work includes development of CO2 capture and utilization technologies and related international cooperations.

Previously, Dr. Lesemann held positions in technical marketing and strategic research and development at W.R. Grace, focusing on process technologies for the refining sector. He is a member of the American Chemical Society, the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, and Beta Gamma Sigma.