Rich Zvosec in a Mentor-in-Residence with focus in the physical sciences. For the past twenty years he has consulted to and held leadership roles in startups and companies turning cutting edge technologies into products for new and existing markets. His experience in new ventures includes identification of value propositions and strategic focus, competitive analysis, business development, marketing, partnership creation, and valuation.
Some of the technologies and markets in which he has been engaged include nanomaterials and nanocomposites, biopolymers/biomaterials, energy and biofuels, CO2 capture/gas separations, adhesives and coatings, glass and construction products, paper and nonwovens, packaging, textile polymers, and chemical process development.
Mr. Zvosec was graduated with a BSE in chemical engineering from Princeton University. He also received an MBA in finance from the University of Chicago.