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Bolder Industries Builds its Team

Bolder Industries expands its management team as it looks to expand into Europe and expand oil sales

Bolder Adds More Experts to its Team

Bolder Industries solves challenging environmental issues for the industrial waste industry by developing sustainable products and services through technology.

Bolder Industries, a pioneer in converting end-of-life tyres into sustainable carbon black (BolderBlack), petrochemicals (BolderOil), steel, and power announces key new hires to support the vision and growth of the business.


Michael Murray joins Bolder Industries as President/Director of Bolder Industries Europe Limited where he is heading up strategic partnerships and leading BI’s European expansion efforts. Michael is considered one of the leading authorities in the global waste to products and chemicals arena and a forerunner in the development of the circular economy for waste plastic and tires. A Chartered Director, Fellow of the Institute of Directors and a Chartered Director Interviewer, Michael has over 29 years of business experience founding companies and developing technologies in waste to products and chemicals, recycling, alternative energy, telecommunications, IT, software, and construction.


Fafa Firouzkouhi joins Bolder Industries as Vice President of BolderOil Product Development. Fafa is an experienced business development, sales, and marketing executive with a track record of helping companies transform and innovate to solve complex business challenges. She comes to Bolder Industries with more than 14 years of experience in project management, sales development, and operations for the Oil and Gas Industry. With a background in chemistry, Fafa will play a critical role in the ongoing product development for BolderOil.

Steve Renegar joins Bolder Industries as Strategic Sales Director. He has over 46 years of experience in the commodity (carbon black and polymers) and specialty chemical markets. Before joining Bolder Industries, Steve served as Vice President of Sales at Pyrolyx USA, manufacturer of recovered carbon black (rCB) that is derived from waste tyres. Prior to his role at Pyrolyx USA, Steve was a Vice President of Marketing and Sales for a global carbon black manufacturer (Continental Carbon). He has an MS in Chemistry and MBA degree.

“Key personnel has been and will continue to be the backbone of the Bolder Industries development and growth model. Technology can only do so much; it is the people who make the day-to-day decisions that will allow us to realize our potential as a business. Bringing Michael, Fafa and Steve on board is another step forward in furthering the vision of Bolder Industries,” shared CEO Tony Wibbeler.