Headquartered in Austin, TX, Texas High Energy Materials was founded in 2009 by Al Perez after tremendous success in R & D, Sales and Marketing at leading aerospace, automotive and chemical companies. He carefully selected his team of talented scientists. They bring a diverse background in highly sought after technologies and their problem solving skills are unmatched.

Texas State and Wayne State Alumnus, Al has over 25 years of experience successfully researching and developing highly sought after products for the automotive and aerospace industries. He specializes in polymer chemistry and has developed a wide range of composites, sealants, lubricants, and adhesives for ballistic, marine, and aerospace purposes. His success led him to found Texas High Energy Materials while partnering with some of the brightest minds in the industry.

Jose Chavez

Jose Chavez, a Texas State Alumnus, is the Lab Manager for THEM.  Jose plays a pivotal role in the success of projects by using his unparalleled ability to master new technologies while remaining very cost competitive.