Marc-Olivier Buffle

PhD, Senior Analyst


Marc-Olivier Buffle is a Senior Analyst covering the water industry and diversified industrials. In addition, he heads the industrial research team. He has extensive industry experience gained through his professional activities from 1995 to 2008. Prior to joining SAM, he was a business development manager at the Danaher Corporation where he led market development efforts for advanced water treatment products.

Previously, he was a team leader in the research and development department of Trojan Technologies, a global water treatment technology manufacturer. Marc-Olivier Buffle has published numerous articles in peer-reviewed water treatment and environmental science publications, is the recipient of several awards for his work in the field of ozone research, and has patented various processes in water treatment technology.

Marc-Olivier Buffle holds a Master's degree in Engineering from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich and a PhD in Water Treatment Chemistry from the Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology (EAWAG).