• Dr. Dennis McCullough has held executive management positions responsible for strategic planning, technology development and commercialization, technology acquisitions, intellectual property management, and technology licensing.
  • Dennis has been associated with The Shaw Group, ABB Lummus Global, Bechtel, Litwin, and Eastman Chemical.  Dennis currently serves on the Board of Directors for Membrane Technology & Research Inc., a leading membrane technology company.

Technology Business Alliances and Partnership Experience

  • Dennis was co-founder as well as deputy managing director of CDTECH (a technology business JV between ABB Lummus and a Shell Chemicals subsidiary) and was president of Badger Licensing (a technology business JV between Shaw and ExxonMobil).
  • He has formed and structured over 30 major technology business partnerships including alliances with catalyst companies, proprietary equipment manufacturers, software developers and operating companies.
  • Dennis has formed international technology alliances with Chinese, Russian, Saudi, Japanese and Latin American companies as well as US and European entities from embryo developments to mature commercial technologies.

Professional Qualifications and Associations

  • Dennis earned a BS degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Houston and Masters and Doctorate degrees in Chemical Engineering from Texas A&M University.
  • He is a member of the AIChE, the Licensing Executives Society International, the Association of Strategic Alliance Professionals, and the Institute of Management Consultants.
  • Dennis also is a Registered Professional Engineer in Texas (#36,141), a Registered U.S. Patent Agent (#54,304), and a Certified Licensing Professional (CLP™ #2065)*.

*CLP™ is a trademark of the Licensing Executives Society, USA and Canada, Inc. (LES)



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    Energy & Chemicals Industry Sectors

    • Petroleum Refining
    • Basic Petrochemicals
    • Chemical Intermediates
    • Polymers & Resins
    • Specialty & Fine Chemicals
    • Gas Processing
    • Gasification