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About David

30 years as a Hands-On Computational Scientist with Executive/C-Level experience from Startups to Mid-Cap to F100 firms across Energy, Life Sciences, Metrology, Automotive, and FinTech industries with prior SVP experience in PEI and VCs firms. On numerous Boards of Directors in the USA and globally. Expert in Turn-Around of failing firms due to technical, organizational, or managerial reasons. IEEE Senior Member, former IEEE Distinguished Lecturer, advisor on Grants to NASA, NSF, and NIH as well as internationally. Fulbright Specialist and University Professor and depth head and so much more.
With prior startup growth, investment, and exit experience, I have over $ 150 million in prior investments under my belt, $ 57 billion in managed assets, and more, as a Tech Non-Executive Director of our investments.

David's Career History

Electra Vehicles

Chief Science Officer

March 2022 - Ongoing

Thames River Group

Director and CTO

June 2018 - Ongoing

SciEssence Intl/SciEssence Investments


January 1998 - Ongoing

ESW Capital (Aurea, Trilogy, Ignite Tech etc.)

Senior VP of Engineering and Operations

January 2012 - June 2018

Thermo-Fischer Scientific (ChenPo Ltd)

Director of R&D

November 2010 - January 2012

GCP Intl.

Technical Director

January 1993 - December 1998


Brian Philips


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