Founder & CEO, Low Carbon Materials;
2022 Earthshot Prize Finalist
Dr Natasha Boulding is the founder and CEO of Low Carbon Materials, a company developing product-based solutions for the concrete sector in the race to Net-Zero. She has many years of experience in academia, both in the UK and internationally, where she gained a Chemistry Masters degree from the University of Warwick and a PhD from Durham University in polymer chemistry and colloidal dispersions. Natasha has patents in the area of advanced materials and has raised substantial grant funding and private investment upward of £2.5 million. She has been recognised by Forbes 30 under 30, and has led LCM to win numerous awards. In 2022 LCM was announced as a finalist for the prestigious Earthshot Prize, a Society of Chemical Industry award and in 2020/21 she was announced as a winner of Innovate UK’s Women in Innovation award which highlights top female entrepreneurs in the UK. She is passionate about inspiring and mentoring the next generation of innovators.