Dr. Waleed Nasser
US Director of Operations
Dr. Nasser is a cross-disciplinary scientist with more than 20 years’ experience in end-to-end solutions in biochemistry, microbiology, infectious diseases, genome sequencing, and bioinformatics.
Dr. Nasser holds a Bachelor’s degree in Biochemical/Biophysical sciences from the University of Houston, and a Ph.D. degree from Baylor College of Medicine (BCM), where he studied the complex interspecies interactions among soil microorganisms. He completed a 3-year postdoctoral training in the Center for Molecular and Translational Human Infectious Diseases Research at the Houston Methodist Research Institute.
Dr. Nasser served as the Director of Research for a startup company, BrainCheck. Then joined the Human Genome Sequencing Center at BCM, where he led multiple human genomics projects. Before joining BlueGreen, Dr. Nasser served as Associate Director for a microbiome company, Diversigen, where he provided full package analytics and led R&D in bioinformatics and computational tools.
Dr. Nasser consulted for BlueGreen Water Technologies since May of 2014, and joined the global company as its U.S. Director of Operations in February of 2019.