Jonathan Rhone

CEO, Axine Water

Role: Associate

Site: CDL-West

Stream: Climate

Jonathan is a serial cleantech entrepreneur. In his current role as founding CEO of Axine Water, he’s scaling-up the company to revolutionize industrial wastewater treatment and address a global environmental problem. He’s also a co-founder and director of Evok Innovations, a cleantech venture fund with a mission to transform the energy value chain. Jonathan is the founder and former CEO of Nexterra Systems a global supplier of waste-to-energy systems. Prior to Nexterra, he held leadership positions with a NASDAQ-listed cleantech company and the Delphi Group. He began his career in oil and gas with Amoco Canada (now BP).

Jonathan chairs the BC Cleantech CEO Alliance. He is a former board member of Vancity Capital and past member of the BC Premier’s Technology Council. In 2009, he was recognized as Technology Industry Person of the Year by the BC Technology Industry Association (now BC Tech Association).