MICRODYN-NADIR EXECUTIVE TEAM
The MICRODYN-NADIR executive team holds decades of experience in manufacturing, product development, membrane formulation, sales and customer service. Many of our key personnel have spent their entire careers within the membrane industry and have been part of growing the technology from its early beginnings. MICRODYN-NADIR has developed a responsive, highly competent, technical work force with unique capabilities.
Vice President, MANN+HUMMEL Water & Fluid Solutions
Jeff Sanchez is an award-winning global marketing, sales, product management, and operations leader with experience guiding businesses in the international water market. With an abundance of international experience, Jeff has a strong understanding of various markets throughout North America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. He brings his motto of “Passion, Innovation and Integrity” to everything he does.
Jeff is responsible for spearheading several initiatives that have propelled the companies with whom he has worked to achieve three times the annual growth rate of the market. He was instrumental in the sale of a start-up firm to a fortune 500 company after facilitating its turnaround.
Growing up in California Jeff learned how to be creative and determined while being culturally aware. He has worked in the US and Europe and continues to focus on innovative solutions with a global mindset.
Jeff obtained his Bachelor’s degree from the California State University at Sacramento, during which time he spent 2 years studying at the University of Tübingen, Germany. He holds a Masters Degree in Public Administration with emphasis in International Management and German from the Monterey Institute of International Studies.
Chief Financial Officer:
Elena Santi was appointed Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at MICRODYN-NADIR after serving as CFO for OLTREMARE S.p.A. (acquired by MICRODYN-NADIR in 2018). She graduated from LUISS University of Rome with honor and a mention of her thesis publication in Corporate Finance. Elena spent several years working in the corporate finance world and was introduced to the MANN+HUMMEL family of companies through a previous company. During her tenure with the company, she has worked to integrate the Italian Finance and Control Department within the MANN+HUMMEL Group. Elena strives to support and monitor the business with an attentive eye to innovative ideas. Elena also serves as Managing Director of MICRODYN-NADIR Italy. She always says: Love what you do and you’ll have a great job!