Marty is a General Partner with Safer Made. He was a co-founder and the executive director for the Berkeley Center for Green Chemistry (2010-2015) and is a respected name in the green chemistry community. He has worked with many Fortune 500 companies in the personal care, construction, electronics, and apparel industries to help them replace hazardous chemicals with safer alternatives. He has developed technologies that help provide access to clean drinking water in the developing world and created new approaches for the design of safe, bio-based materials. Marty has a PhD in Chemistry from UC Berkeley (2009). Marty lives in Oakland, California with his wife and daughter.
Venture capital fund investing in companies and technologies that reduce people’s exposure to harmful chemicals. Safer Made invests in teams that bring safer products and technologies to market, tell a unique story, have the potential to change their sectors, and protect our health and the natural world.