Ionada Welcomes Gillian Holcroft as the Strategic Business Lead

HOUSTON, TEXAS (March 28, 2023)

Ionada a global climate technology company, announces the appointment of Gillian Holcroft as the Strategic Business Lead effective February 1, 2023.

Holcroft is an Executive Chemical Engineer (Bachelors and Master from McGill University) with over 30 years of experience in Advanced Technology, Environmental Services, Mining and Metallurgy, US Department of Defence as well as International Trade. She provided leadership and strategic direction as a senior executive and board member in a market-leading environmental technology company. She also played a vital role in taking a private company public through financing efforts in Canada and Europe. As President and CEO of a publicly traded company, she was responsible for administrative and financial reporting. Holcroft is currently Innovation Manager at the Canada Mining Innovation Council and President of ReThink Milling where she is involved in developing and commercializing two disruptive grinding technologies that will significantly reduce energy consumption in comminution. Holcroft is also President of Green Graphite Technologies who is commercializing a breakthrough technology for transforming natural flake graphite into lithium-ion battery-grade graphite.

Recently, Ioanda announced the new VP Commercial Marine which is part of its global strategy in expanding its reach to the global market. Now, with Holcroft joining the team, it will add traction in identifying strategic business opportunities. Her passion in working for companies that lead disruptive environmental technologies will allow Ionada to develop more strategies that will eventually increase its market traction.

“Holcroft’s joining Ionada and being the strategic business lead will keep the momentum of network building and increasing Ionada’s technology’s visibility to the market which will progress into sales over the next few years” said Edoardo Panziera, CEO of Ionada

“I met Edoardo several years ago and it’s impressive to see how Ionada has grown. I am thrilled to be working alongside this talented group and look forward to supporting them in rapidly advancing the adoption of Ionada’s carbon capture systems which will have an important impact on reducing greenhouse gas emissions” said Gillian Holcroft.

About Ionada

Ionada is a global climate technology company that develops, manufactures, and markets post combustion carbon capture systems to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Our sustainable solutions help keep our air and water clean for future generations. Ionada’s team includes scientists, engineers and technicians that have developed breakthroughs in technology to reduce carbon emissions. Ionada is the technology leader in delivering innovative sustainable solutions, to reduce carbon emissions from the oil & gas, thermal power generation, waste to energy, hydrogen, steel, cement and marine industries. Ionada’s mission is disruptive sustainability – providing emission abatement technology that not only reduces emissions, but also provides a financial benefit to our clients. For further information please visit or emailing us at