Passionate about science and technology and how these can be harnessed in order to make the world a better place. Hands-on, results-oriented science PhD/MBA business executive. Recognized for a strategic and focused approach to leading new and complex projects to successful delivery. Extensive expertise in alliance management, business development, early customer development, ecosystem development, innovation management and venture investment for startups through Fortune 50 companies. Experience in such diverse industries as education, energy, finance, healthcare, media, real estate, technology and water. Enjoy traveling and have been to all seven continents.