Founder and CEO, Specnova

Sebastian Balcombe

With over twenty-five years in the natural products industry and a Master of Science in Medicinal Chemistry, Balcombe approaches natural ingredients and delivery systems discovery and development through the lens of an experienced entrepreneur and scientist. From in-silico computational chemistry for compound discovery to clinical research and IP development, he has developed over thirty nutraceutical ingredients, multiple liposomal and beadlet delivery systems as well as the IP surrounding them. 

With his in-depth understanding of liposomal technology, Sebastian’s most recent research has focused on how this novel delivery system works with natural ingredients, including the ability to increase the bioavailability and stability of critical nutrients in the body.

Sebastian’s authentic passion, craftsmanship, and commitment to creating a superior customer-brand experience have built his reputation as a pragmatic perfectionist in the industry. He is dedicated to helping people achieve a better quality of life and is committed to establishing new standards in product development, innovation, research, and quality control.