Robert Matthews, Chief Operating Officer, Director of Operations (or CEO) is an accomplished, hands-on executive with a 20-year track record of leading and driving highly innovative, successful organizations. Rob has raised over $100M in research revenue from government and private investors, founded 5 companies, and developed and brought to market more than 12 products, including 6 medical devices. He is inventor or co-inventor on 20 patents. Rob has been highly successful working in startups, a fortune 100 company or non-profit organization; his success stems from his ability to analyze an organization's critical business requirements, identify potential opportunities and risks, and bring together cross-functional high-performance teams to develop innovative, cost-effective solutions. These solutions have expanded markets, created new opportunities, enhanced competitiveness, and improved customer satisfaction. He received his Ph.D. in Physics at the University of Western Australia.