R. Chad Webb, PhD, Chief Technology Officer

Dr. Chad Webb began his technical career 16 years ago doing electronic test fixture design for a small tech start-up. Since then, he has held R&D positions in academia, government labs, start-ups, and Fortune100 companies. Most recently, Dr. Webb spent six years building global technology R&D programs in highly regulated industries at 3M, with roles in driving new technologies from lab concept to commercialization, new program development, trial execution, R&D strategy, intellectual property strategy and licensing, and acquisitions. He has >30 patents and patent applications, and 20 peer-reviewed papers, many of which form the foundation of wearable flow sensing technology.

He earned his BS in Chemical Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin and his PhD from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.