Julian Melchiorri

CEO - Arborea

Julian Melchiorri is a London-based design engineer, biotechnologist and entrepreneur. He is CEO of Arborea and he is known internationally for his visionary “artificial leaf” projects, devices that create an artificial photosynthesis producing oxygen and absorbing carbon dioxide. Julian Melchiorri proposes radical environmental solutions for urban and industrial settings, through the innovative exploitation of biological microorganisms and materials to transform waste and pollution into valuable resources. He is also the winner of the 2018 Peres Heritage Initiative award assigned by The European House – Ambrosetti.