infinite water

Our Team

Meet the passionate people who are changing the game in order to address the global water crisis.

Matthew Ng

Chief Executive Officer | Co-Founder

Matthew has worked internationally as an investment banker since 1995 and as a CEO of a London listed company, which he founded in China in 2000.

Matthew commenced his career as a corporate finance executive in Sydney in 1995, and worked in Australia, Malaysia, Hong Kong, China and New Zealand for five years providing capital markets, mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance advice to companies across a range of industries including banking, food, property, technology, infrastructure and mining sectors.

Returning to China in 2000, Matthew founded and ran as CEO of an online travel company, international Holdings Limited, which he has developed it into an international travel business from conception, financing, operation, merger and acquisition, listing and eventual an agreed trade sale in 2010, and the group became the second largest tour operator company in China.

Matthew holds a Bachelor of Mathematics & Physics, a Master of Science in Physics, from Auckland University, and an MBA from the AGSM of the University of
 New South Wales, Australia.

Dr Agatha Walczuk

Executive Director | Co-Founder

Agatha has over 17 years of experience as a business developer, independent company director and entrepreneur. After completing a PhD in organisational Psychology, Agatha went on to start a number of profitable private construction, property development and consultancy companies in Australia and overseas.

Agatha has specialised skills in business development and leadership, which have led to a track record of leading companies to high growth and performance. She believes that success is driven by passion, perseverance and integrity and always strives to ensure that the company's compass is steered by these core values.

Agatha manages the overall performance of Infinite Water in both commercial and technical development, as well as relationships with key stakeholders.

Agatha holds a Bachelor of Science in Psychology (Hons), and a PhD in Organisational Psychology from the University of Queensland, Australia.

Gheorghe Duta

Executive Director | Chief Scientist | Co-Founder

Gheorghe has worked as a scientist and engineer in fluid engineering, manufacturing engineering, process engineering (water), plant and equipment design and new technology and application development for over 35 years.

Gheorghe has been engaged as an advisor on water treatment solutions by various reputable organisations and government agencies including CSIRO, Water Corporation of Western Australia, WA Department of Water and Energy Resources Australia Limited.

For the last 12 years, Gheorghe has lead a team of researchers and engineers to refine Catalytic Advanced Oxidation process in water treatment system design and engineering, which results in unprecedented leaps in cost efficiency, robustness and extraordinary effectiveness. Gheorghe pioneers the patented HYDROXON™ process, and continues to devote his passion and energy at the forefront of water treatment technology and sustainable solutions.

David Marquard

Director Strategy & Commercial

David is a business strategy and transformation professional. His career includes management consulting, strategy development and implementation, business growth, business development and client account management.

He has worked with companies and government across a wide range of industries including healthcare, technology, consumer products, transport and industrial gases and he has worked internationally including Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Singapore, Switzerland, Hungary, Ukraine and United Kingdom.

Working with complex and global organisations, including IBM, NSW Health, Coca Cola Amatil, Fosters, Unilever, Asahi, Datacom, BOC Gases, Dairy Farmers, Fonterra and Mayne Group, his work has included development of growth strategies; design and implementation of new operating models; development of global strategy for a technology company; due diligence and business case for target acquisitions; global IT strategy for a consumer beverages company; performance improvement initiatives (i.e. response to the global financial crisis, pricing, revenue forecasting); business case for co-locating private and public health facilities; design and implementation of back office shared services; and driving growth of key accounts and winning complex bids.

David holds a Bachelor of Computer Science, and an MBA from the AGSM, University of New South Wales, Australia.

Wes Walczuk

Director Operations | Co-Founder

Wes has over 20 years of experience in industrial services, construction and wastewater management industries.

He was the Managing Director of Steamit Group and Executive Director of the publicly listed Transpacific Industries.  Wes manages Infinite Water’s operation in both Australia and China, and provides critical insight into manufacturing, quality control, logistics and commissioning of water treatment solutions for customers.

Wes was instrumental in leading an operation and engineering team to design and construct a large-scale water treatment plant manufacturing facility and production line in Ningbo, China.

Daniel Guan

Executive Director and CEO, Infinite Water China - Sales and Marketing (Guangzhou)

Daniel has many years of entrepreneurial experience and corporate management. He has strong knowledge of manufacturing management processes, product planning and brand building. He has successfully led a processing and manufacturing company to become a well-known lighting industry in China. The brands are strongly established and the products are widely used in many well-known architectural and municipal projects in China and overseas markets.

As a group director in China's well-known exhibition company Guangya Exhibition Group, he facilitated the establishment of a joint venture between Guangya Group and Infinite Water in China. He is currently the CEO of the joint venture company Infinite Water Technology (Guangzhou), responsible for sales and marketing of Infinite Water products and solutions in the Greater China market.

Daniel holds a Bachelor Degree from the School of Management of Shanghai Jiaotong University, and holds an Executive MBA certificate from South China University of Technology.

Joshua Pinto

Sales Director

Joshua is a technical sales professional, marketeer and entrepreneur with engineering expertise in water treatment, instrumentation and process automation. He drives the global sales direction for Infinite Water and is Managing Director of the company’s New Zealand operations.

Joshua founded a company that pioneered the use of Cryogenic technology for preventative maintenance in the heavy electrical industry, and has worked across sales, marketing and business development functions with large global organisations like Siemens and Endress+Hauser. 

He holds a degree in Electronics & Telecommunications engineering, from the University of Mumbai and a Master of Engineering in Information & Communications Technology from the University of Western Australia, specialising in Robotics & Embedded Technology.

Mufid Noufal

Director - Product Development and Engineering

Mufid Noufal is the Manager of Product Development and Head of our Engineering and Design Team who design our innovative products and solutions.

Mufid has over 23 years of experience working in the water and wastewater treatment industry. Throughout his career, Mufid has worked on design, commissioning, innovation, product development, project management, and the operation and maintenance of various water treatment applications. His wealth of experience ranges across biological treatment, industrial wastewater, drinking water, and industrial process water treatment.

He has worked with medium and large global organisations including GE water and Nalco, leading and contributing to the success of projects in more than 16 countries around the world.

Mufid holds a degree in Applied Chemical Engineering from Amman University Collage for Applied Engineering, Jordan; Project Management from the University of Sydney, Australia; Maintenance Management from central Queensland University, Australia; Innovation and Design Thinking, Emeritus Institute of Management, Singapore; and Business Management, TAFE NSW.