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Steven M. Sisselman
Steven M Sisselman, age 52, has served as a Director of Myriant since its inception in 2004 and is currently Chairman of the Compensation Committee and a member of the Audit Committee. From January 1996 to December 2005, Mr. Sisselman served as Vice-President of Business Development with Itera International Energy Corp., a subsidiary of The Itera International Group of companies, operating in the United States natural gas, real estate and commodity business. He was responsible for strategic acquisitions in the Western Hemisphere. From January 2006 to the present, he has served as the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of both Itera International Energy Corp, as well as its parent company,  Itera USA, Inc. Since May 2004, Mr. Sisselman has served as a director of Dune Energy, Inc. ( a US Publicly traded company) and is currently Chairman of the Corporate Governance Committee.  Dune Energy, Inc. is engaged in oil and gas exploration and production in the US Gulf Coast. In addition, he currently serves as a board member of BioEnergy Holding, an ethanol manufacturing company. From 1992-1994, Mr. Sisselman was Vice-President of Dalon Inc., a petroleum trading company, responsible for trading crude oil and petroleum products from the former Soviet Union. From 1981-1992, Mr. Sisselman was employed by Charter Oil Company and its subsidiaries, UBS AG, and Astra Oil working in various senior financial and trading positions both in the United States and London, England. He graduated with honors from University of Florida in 1980 with a B.S. in Business Administration with a major in Finance.