Chris is the founder and CEO of Power & Control Solutions, Inc. (PCS). He is an accomplished and respected Professional Engineer (PE) and Project Management Professional (PMP) with over 25 years of hands-on experience in both U.S. and International coal power generation. He has patent pending insertion technology that is licensed and installed in coal power plants across the country for the abatement of pollutants. Chris speaks at technical forums and has published numerous articles on furnace injection techniques. In the latest pending patent, Mr. Abeyta developed a hybrid burner for coal power plants. This innovative burner, the HB3, provides the capability to substitute cleaner natural gas, or NGL, with up to 35% of the coal in coal-fired power generation. This Hybrid Burner, HB3, is the next generation of hybrid fuel technology.
Bob is a highly respected expert in pollution control with over 35 years of experience in the industry. Bob has held senior positions with several companies, including FMC where he was instrumental in developing the innovative PerNOxideTM reagent. As such, he is one the most knowledgeable individuals in SNCR technology. Additionally Dr. Crynack is the author or co-author of approximately 40 papers on a wide variety of particulate control topics.
Some of Bob’s accolades include:
Bob serves APCS in a unique capacity with his extensive technical experience and many contacts in industry and regulatory affairs.
Anna was the founder and managing partner of Eurasian Investments LLC, a consulting company that focuses on international business development and investments. Anna’s professional background is business and international law. She served as in-house corporate counsel for several state-owned enterprises in her native Russia and took them through privatization process. She was among the first generation of Russian lawyers that worked with foreign direct investments. She taught business, environmental law and consumers’ rights at the Urals State University of Economics before she moved to the United States. Anna holds her law degree with focus on business law from Urals State Legal Academy, and Masters of International Law and Business (LL.M) from the University of Arizona and is admitted to practice in the U.S. Court of International Trade, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, Supreme Court, the State of Arizona.
Anna is passionate about her cross-cultural work with investors and start-up companies. She strongly believes that success of joint ventures largely depends on parties’ ability to communicate and work together through their differences. A certified mediator and dispute resolution consultant, she has expertise in global negotiations and conflict management. A recent graduate of Thunderbird Executive MBA program, Anna resides in Scottsdale, Arizona and leads her teams in the Urals Region, Russia and the U.S. She is a professor at the Thunderbird School of Global Management, ranked as the #1 International Business School globally. Anna will focus on contract acceleration in the U.S. in preparation for expansion into markets such as India and China.