LanzaJet announces Doreen Pryor as CFO


LanzaJet announced Doreen Pryor as chief financial officer (CFO) of the company.

“It is a dream opportunity for me to join a company that is leading the scaling of an entire industry with purpose,” said Doreen Pryor. “LanzaJet is in a critical and exciting period as sustainable aviation fuel becomes the present and future solution to decarbonising the aviation industry.”

Pryor was working as CFO for North America at Siemens Gamesa Renewable before joining LanzaJet.

She led financial planning and analysis (FP&A) of Siemens Gamesa’s offshore wind business unit since 2017 before assuming the role of CFO North America in 2022, in addition to managing director and board member responsibilities.

“Our team at LanzaJet is critical to our ability to scale our company and this industry,” said LanzaJet Chief Executive Officer Jimmy Samartzis. “Doreen’s extensive experience in managing financial teams within an emerging industry will be a tremendous asset as we move toward scaling the SAF transition and build commercial capacity.