Our Team

Dr. Bandana Biswas

Founder & CEO


Bandana is a business coach specialising in the horticultural industry. She founded Surge Coaching after realising that for science-focussed businesses, team mentorship and scientific method must be considered in parallel.

Prof. Peter Gresshoff

Senior Adviser


Peter is a plant development geneticist who specialises in using molecular and genetic tools to understand complexities of gene networks during the control of nodule formation in legumes. Recently, he also engaged translational biology focusing on sustainable production of biofuel from the legume tree Pongamia.