Michael Bloesch

President & CEO, Founding Partner

Michael Bloesch. President & CEO

Prior to the formation of Next Wave, Mr. Bloesch spent 22 years with TPC Group, a manufacturer of specialty petrochemical and fuel products, and its predecessors in multiple executive management positions, most recently serving as Vice President, Strategic Initiatives. His experience at TPC included leadership of the strategic planning, business development, feedstock procurement, project development & management, acquisition due diligence & integration, planning & analysis, engineering, risk management, and supply chain management areas, along with commercial management of several of the company’s product lines. Mr. Bloesch conceived and led the development of the company’s project to convert butane into gasoline components, as well as its entry into the propylene polymerization business.

Mr. Bloesch earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from Mississippi State University and an MBA with a concentration in Finance from the University of Houston. He and his wife, Shannon, have three children and live in Sugar Land, Texas. He serves on the board of Soltex Chemical.