Hannah Murnen is the Chief Technical Officer at Compact Membrane Systems, a small advanced materials company using novel fluoropolymers for industrial separations. Hannah directs the research and product development efforts across the organization. She joined CMS in 2015 to lead business development efforts and shifted to the CTO role in 2018. Prior to her role at CMS, Hannah worked at McKinsey and Company as a consultant for industrial, material and chemical companies in areas encompassing supply chain, growth strategy development, market differentiation, and others. She holds a PhD in Chemical Engineering from University of California Berkeley and a Bachelors in Engineering from Dartmouth College.