Management Team


Core Team

Technical & Engineering

Government Affairs & Partnerships

Business & Stakeholder Engagement


Other Experts and Consultants

Filippa Brundish, Delivery Consultant

Filippa has worked extensively with governments around the world, focusing on program management, business case development and benefits management. An experienced project manager, her experience includes working in Australia, Latvia, Nigeria, UAE and UK. Filippa is a Principal Consultant with CS Transform and consults with Deep Isolation.

Chris Parker, Business Development Consultant

With thirteen years of international consultancy delivery and management, Parker was UK Government Deputy e-Envoy and COO, UK Prime Minister’s Department and has ten years of government experience. He currently leads CS Transform’s standards practice as a managing partner and consults with Deep Isolation.

Jamie Rector, Senior Geoengineer

Founded and successfully sold three borehole geophysics companies to NYSE-listed companies. Also founded Berkeley GeoImaging, which developed and currently manages oil and gas assets in the Midcontinent, Rockies, and Gulf of Mexico. Rector been a Senior Consultant to BP, Chevron, and Unocal on borehole seismic technology and is the founder of the oil and gas PE fund (Berkeley GeoImaging). He has raised over $80 million to drill boreholes for oil and gas throughout the United States.

John Apps, Geochemist

After eight years of research into copper recovery from mine waste, Apps joined the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory where he developed a geochemistry research program for the Basalt Waste Isolation Project at the Hanford Reservation. He was a Department Head and Staff Senior Scientist of LBL’s Earth Sciences Division and conducted research programs addressing environmental and mission-oriented issues relating to nuclear and hazardous waste disposal and containment, including the Yucca Mountain Project.

Jonathon Angell, Business Development

Silicon Valley business advisor with over 20 years’ experience, from startups to Fortune 500 companies. He has executed company strategies leading to increased market share, brand dominance, return on investment, and high valuations for equity holders. Angell has worked with companies such as Hitachi, Toyota, General Motors, Phillips, Merrill Lynch, and Ubisoft.

Steve Mosher, Director for Asia/Pacific

A scientist at Berkeley Earth, Mosher has written and maintains several R-packages devoted to analyzing temperature and climate data with open source tools. He has recently transitioned to the consumer sector and specializes in bringing new technology to market.

Mike McBride, Legal Counsel

His practice is focused on litigation, arbitration, mediation, and negotiations involving transportation, energy, and environmental issues, as well as nuclear regulatory matters. McBride’s clients have included electric utilities, the American Petroleum Institute, and Edison Electric Institute.