AquiSense

Our Team

With over 60 years combined of water experience, AquiSense’s team has the knowledge and experience to deliver world-class UV-LED product solutions.

Oliver Lawal
President/CEO

Oliver Lawal has been involved with UV technology since the late 1990’s. As the founder of AquiSense Technologies, he is able to execute his passion for chemical-free water treatment using UV-C LEDs. He also currently serves as Past-President of the International Ultraviolet Association (IUVA).
Oliver holds two engineering degrees from Manchester University in the United Kingdom, has been widely published on UV topics, named in various global patents and is considered one of the thought leaders in the practical application of UV-LEDs for water treatment. Outside interests include family time, volunteer service work, playing music and riding bikes – with and without motors.

Stuart Bauman
Controller

Stu has close to 30 years of financial leadership and most recently worked with the Nikkiso corporate office. He received his CPA (Certified Public Accountant) certificate in the State of Ohio but has spent most of his career in corporate accounting/finance.

Stu is a proud graduate of Miami University and when not immersed in numbers he can be found on the local running trails.

Jackie Spjut
Office Manager

Sales & Marketing

Aaron Leber
Sales Director (Americas & Australasia)

Aaron is an enthusiastic sales professional with over 20 years in the industrial and environmental sectors, where he maintained strong relationships centered on transparency with each customer.

He enjoys outdoor activities with family, watching his kid’s sporting events and cannot survive travels without a side of rice and kimchi for every meal.

Thomas Arnold
Regional Sales Director (Europe)

Thomas has been in the UV industry for more than 15 years. He has been working with and leading international sales teams at Heraeus Noblelight and Nikkiso UV LEDs before joining the AquiSense Team.

If not busy working with customers, he enjoys quality time with family and friends, hiking, biking, and traveling.

Jun Miyauchi - Aquisense

Jun Miyauchi
Regional Sales Director (Asia)

Jun has been involved in the Semiconductor industry since 2003. He brings more than 10 years experience as a system engineer and project manager to the AquiSense team.

Jun enjoys quality time with family, reading, and soccer.

Anthony Pimentel - Aquisense

ANTHONY PIMENTEL
Applications Engineer
Latin America

Hunter Lear - Aquisense

HUNTER LEAR
Applications Engineer
EMEA

Muneyuki Kawakami - Aquisense

MUNEYUKI KAWAKAMI
Applications Engineer
Asia

JASE HEADINGS
Applications Engineer
Americas/Australasia

Saketh Thanneeru - Aquisense

SAKETH THANNEERU
Sales Manager
SE Asia

Helen Chen - Aquisense

HELEN CHEN
Sales Manager
​大中華區 Greater China Area

Mitch Hansen
Marketing Manager

Mitch holds a degree in Psychology, a Master’s in Communication, and has 7 years experience in Marketing and Public Relations. He has 5 years of experience in promoting UV-C LED technology.

Mitch enjoys rough-housing with his dogs, playing music with his wife, and playing various styles of games with friends.​

Molly McManus
Project Manager

Molly holds a degree in chemical engineering and has experience in the nuclear safety and industrial chemical fields. She has 5 years of UV-C LED system collaboration, integration experience, and customer relations.

​Molly enjoys chocolate, midi-chlorian counting, and doing nothing with her amazing husband and their dog.​

Engineering

Jennifer Pagán, PhD
CTO

Jennifer brings 20 years of technology experience to the AquiSense team, with the bulk of that time spent in technology startups. She’s a well-known force in the world of UV LED product development.

Aside from a love of all things technology, Jennifer’s favorite things include skiing and biking with her family, reading, and music.

Steven Pugh - Aquisense

STEVEN PUGH
Product Development Manager​

Jack Krause - Aquisense

JACK KRAUSE
Electrical Design Engineer

Rich Simons - Aquisense

RICH SIMONS
PhD - Head of Application Science

Aaron Najfach - Aquisense

AARON NAJFACH
QA/QC & Regulatory Manager

Zeyanna Al-Saifi - Aquisense

ZEYANNA AL-SAIFI
Electrical Engineer

BILL TRINH
Mechanical Engineer

Operations

Wes Morin
VP of Operations

Wes has been working in the water treatment industry for more than 10 years. His experience includes everything from project management, operations management, to sales. With his diversified experience, he has a holistic approach to process improvement and optimization for AquiSense products.

During his time away from work, Wes enjoys playing board games with family, fixing and repairing motorcycles, and sports.

michael murphy - aquisense

MICHAEL MURPHY
Buyer

daniel cho - aquisense

DANIEL CHAO
Production Supervisor

Chris K

CHRIS KAESER
Manufacturing Engineer

STEVEN BOWEN
Quality Control Technician

nathan tomblin - aquisense

NATHAN TOMBLIN
Senior Production Technician

cody chapman - aquisense

CODY CHAPMAN
Senior Production Technician

derrick chao - aquisense

DERRICK CHAO
Senior Production Technician

jason meyer - aquisense

JASON MEYER
Production Technician

chio phouny - aquisense

CHIO POUNY
Production Technician

tyler hum - aquisense

TYLER HUM
Junior Production Technician

nathan trammel - aquisense

NATHAN TRAMMEL
Junior Production Technician

lucy lawal - aquisense

LUCY LAWAL
Junior Production Technician

daniel meachan - aquisense

DANIEL MAECHAN
Junior Production Technician

alexander nhun - aquisense

ALEXANDER NHUN
Junior Production Technician

jaishon smith - aquisense

JAISHON SMITH
Junior Production Technician

veston combs - aquisense

VESTON COMBS
Junior Production Technician

barbara ledford - aquisense

BARBARA LEDFORD
Junior Production Technician

steven patton - aquisense

STEVEN PATTON
Junior Production Technician

JONATHAN KEO
Junior Production Technician

SARETH KEO
Junior Production Technician

KEVIN LAWSON
Junior Production Technician

JEREMY FLOWERS
Junior Production Technician