Voltea employs water-treatment specialists from 10 different countries, speaking over 8 different languages.

Management Team

Bryan Brister

Bryan initially joined Voltea in January of 2014 to lead Operations as COO before transitioning into overall company leadership as CEO in October 2014. He recently lead the successful turn-around of a high-tech materials science research institute and consultancy, after having spent eight years with General Electric and serving as a founding member of Seven Seas Water and its VP Operations through the start-up phase. Bryan earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Biochemistry and a Ph.D. in Polymer Science and Engineering.


Jonathan Hodes

Jonathan has more than 15 years of experience in finance, with expertise in strategic business development, financial management and venture capital. He played a major role in guiding the growth of several start-up technology companies, was the CFO of NetEconomy, and recently completed the multi-million Euro sale to FiServ.


Timothy Cavitt

Timothy has more than 24 years of experience leading and managing complex operations organizations. He has developed, launched and lead successful manufacturing turn-arounds in multiple business sectors from automotive to health care. Timothy has extensive experience as a global operations leader working in both Fortune 500 Companies as well as in Private Equity Portfolio Companies as a Global Vice President of Operations. Timothy earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry, a Masters Degree in Environmental Engineering and a Masters Degree in Business Administration.


Aurora Connorton Spragg

Operations Director
Having worked for Voltea for 7 years, Aurora is responsible for ensuring systems are built to a high level of quality and meet customer expectations. She encourages an environment of continuous improvement and good communication. Aurora holds a Master’s in Chemistry (MChem) and has filed 1 patent.

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Carlos Camero

Sr. VP Global Sales
Carlos brings two decades of experience in the water treatment industry from a variety of commercial and technical roles within leading organizations going through rapid change. His career spans Veolia Water, GE Water, and most recently Energy Recovery (ERI) where he was responsible for global sales of products and services for mega desalination plants 50,000 m3/day capacity and above. Carlos has a B.S. in Chemical Engineering and is Six-Sigma Quality certified.

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Team Leaders

Oriol Montana

Manufacturing Manager
Oriol started at Voltea in 2012, and is responsible for the building process of modules and systems from the supply chain of the materials, up to the quality control process. Previous to Voltea, Oriol worked at a methane plant where he was responsible for water treatment. Oriol studied Mechanical Engineering and Environmental Science and holds an MSc in Water Treatment Processes.


Josh Summers

Project & Service Manager
Josh manages projects from sales to installation, ensuring the product reaches and exceeds the expectations of our customers. He enjoys interacting with customers, carrying out training, installation and site visits. Josh holds a Master’s in Chemistry.

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Eveline Vos Bennis

Finance & HR Manager
As Finance & HR Manager, Eveline organizes all administrative transactions within Voltea. She and her team have a supporting role throughout Voltea, where they keep track of the cash requirements, help to manage costs, and provide reports for all departments. Eveline earned her BEc in 2012.


Dan Connorton

Applications & Quality Leader
Dan has 4 years of experience with CapDI and has experience running an ISO quality system. He is responsible for quality throughout the business, from suppliers to end users, ensuring customer satisfaction is at the forefront of what we do. Dan holds a Master’s Degree in Chemistry (MChem).


Fernando Cabedo

Development Project Manager
As part of the Product Support Team, Fernando shares the responsibility for the development of new applications from proof of principle to the production phase. He also provides customer training and technical support for Development Kit customers. Fernando holds an MSc in Chemistry.


Sales Team

Hector Nava

Business Development Manager

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Richard Bastar

Regional Sales Manager West Coast U.S.A.

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Jennifer Smith

Regional Sales Manager Texas and Mid-West U.S.A.

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Catalina Reyna

Sr. Applications Engineer

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Katie Fuller

Applications Engineer

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Julia Felip Garbi

Finance & Office Assistant

Frank Bakker

Sr. Supply Chain Engineer

Raylene Price

Sr. Supply Buyer/Planner

U.S. Office


Michel Poos

Sr. Applications Engineer

Fred Kerpels

Sr. Product Development Specialist

Steven Whitacre

Applications Engineer

Dennis van der Meer

Research Assistant- Lab Services

Chris Nicholas

Product Development Scientist

Project Management/Field Services

Gintaras Daubaras

Project Engineer


Ali Watara

Manufacturing Team Member

Issouf Fofana

Manufacturing Team Member

Melvin van Loe

Manufacturing Team Member

Jim Alberts

Manufacturing Team Leader

U.S. Office

Mark Coleman

Automated Manufacturing Technician

U.S. Office

Condonas Jackson (C.J.)

Materials Handler

U.S. Office