Mr. Benjamin Blumenthal is a Co-Founder and serves as the Chief Executive Officer and on its Board of Directors. Mr. Blumenthal was formerly the CEO of Global Water Supply, Inc., a company in partnership with GE Water and Process Technologies dedicated to the development of Desalination Ships, large-scale desalination plant onboard mobile marine vessels, capable of servicing a country’s steady-state demand (i.e. Dubai, Oman) and respond to emergency needs (i.e. Haiti, Japan). Mr. Blumenthal presented water solutions to, and received support from, the White House, Pentagon, US State Department, US Department of Defense and NATO as well as from the governments of Thailand, Singapore, Israel, Egypt, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and Oman. Prior to founding Global Water Supply, Mr. Blumenthal served as the Vice President of Bristol Investment Group in New York where he led the firm’s investment in and raised start-up capital for Energy Brands Vitamin-Water that was subsequently sold to Coca-Cola in 2009 for $4.1 billion. Mr. Blumenthal is a certified Mediator, specialized in cross-cultural conflict resolution. He studied at Oxford University, has a BA and MBA from Emory University.