Jonathan Rowntree is a seasoned executive leader with a proven track record of commercializing new-to-the-world solutions in the advanced materials space, most recently as Senior Vice President of Advanced Electronics Solutions of Rogers Corporation.
Previously, Jonathan also served as Senior Vice President of the Industrial Electronics business unit at Henkel Corporation, where he led the growth of its global electronic materials business for 11 years.
Earlier in his career, Jonathan worked with other companies in the new and innovative materials space such as National Starch & Chemical, where he held various leadership positions and contributed to technological development and commercialization.
Niron Magnetics is developing the world’s first advanced manufacturing process for the mass production of permanent magnets powered by its breakthrough material formulation. Niron’s proprietary Clean Earth Magnet® technology based on Iron Nitride enables magnets that possess inherently higher magnetization, can be produced at a lower cost compared to today’s rare earth magnets, and will enable a revolution in the design of new electric motors and generators.
Niron is part of many innovative design partnerships, including a U.S. Department of Energy funded project that aims to develop more cost effective and sustainable drivetrains for electric vehicles.
For more information on Jonathan Rowntree and Niron Magnetics and its technology, please visit https://www.nironmagnetics.com.