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Larry Sullivan

Adjunct Professor

Larry Sullivan is a biofuels, biomass and petroleum consultant with his firm Lawrence D. Sullivan & Company, Inc. and he serves as an Adjunct Professor at The Citadel.

Larry was the Chief Technology Officer of the public traded biotechnology company Kreido Biofuels, Inc. (KRBF) and led the company in the recent disposal of its first generation biofuel assets to Four Rivers BioEnergy, Inc. (FRBF). He advises leading second generation companies in their path to commercial biofuel project development, as well as serving as a Gerson Lehrman Leader (GLG) in advising financial firms with investments in renewable energy as well as petroleum. He is the developer of a renewable diesel project called Oreamnos Biofuels, LLC. He led the licensing team at PetroAlgae from 2009 to 2010 and developed the market for genetically engineered (GE) tree biomass for ArborGen from 2011 to 2012. He also advised one of ArborGen’s parent company, MWV, on biomass to iso-butanol project engineering and economics for a proposed plant in Texas in 2013.


Contact Information

Office: 427B Capers Hall
Office Hours: By appointment


  • University of Texas at Austin , 1973: BA
  • Arizona State University, 1977: MA
  • Texas A&M University, 1980: Graduate School in Geosciences
  • Studied Corporate Strategy as INSEAD and the London School of Economics, 1985-1987
  • England’s Warwick University, 1993: MBA, sponsored by Conoco and studied Refinery Engineering at St. Catherine’s College of Oxford University

US Government Appointment: Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee 

Vita: Prof. Sullivan's Vita

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