President of GrainPro, Inc. of Concord, MA, USA.
Since 1996, Philippe Villers has been the President of GrainPro, Inc. of Concord, MA, USA.
GrainPro is the world leader in hermetic storage and transportation systems, as well as solar drying. Its hermetic systems dramatically reduce losses and prevents the growth of aflatoxins.
These certified-for-organic-use systems are used in 115 countries, protecting food quality and reducing losses due to rodents, insects, mold growth, oxidation and rancidity without the use of pesticides in dried, agricultural commodities.
GrainPro’s hermetic systems lead to better quality of life for farmers and their families, safer and more nutritious food, and reduced losses for communities, companies and consumers.
He holds an AB (with honors) from Harvard, an MS in Mechanical Engineering from M.I.T., and a Doctorate of Humane Letters (hon.) from the University of Lowell, in Massachusetts, USA. He is a member or former member of Sigma Xi, ASME, IEEE, and SME.
Villers holds 11 patents.