Expert in Microoptic Devices, Specialty Products, Polymer Chemistry, Epoxy Encapsulants, etc.
COMPETITIVE INTELLIGENCE; TECHNOLOGY EVALUATION. Experience with accessing a product's manufacturing processes, competitive technology, and market potentia, Expert can recommend appropriate strategies for the development of new technologies. He has recommended exit, licensing, or commercialization strategies. Projects he has been involved with include engineering plastics (PBT, polybutylene, epoxy, etc.), copper foils, urethane crosslinkers, flexible circuitry, imaging resists, immobilized bioreactors for waste treatment, specialty adsorbents, optical polymers, and other technologies.
INTERNATIONAL CONTRACT NEGOTIATION. Expert was directly responsible for negotiating, executing, and managing license agreements involving transfer of technology to major Japanese manufacturers. He negotiated and executed contract manufacture (outsourcing) of sub-assemblies by Japanese manufacturers.
PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD MATERIAL; PRINTED WIRING INDUSTRY PLATING PROCESS. Expert led a team that developed a novel line of screen printable UV curable solder masks and commercialized a novel liquid photoimageable solder masking system. After conducting market research, financial analyses, and technology assessments, Expert estimated the feasibility of a worldwide joint venture to commercialize processes for the manufacture of flexible printed circuitry. In addition, he has managed a worldwide printed circuit board systems business, i.e., plating and imaging systems.
POLYMERS; POLYMER ADDITIVES; PLASTIC INTEGRATED CIRCUIT PACKAGING.
Expert is familiar with thermosetting and thermoplastic resins and molding compounds, fillers, reinforcements, and additives. He is also knowledgeable of materials, manufacturing processes, applications processes, and characterization. Expert conducted market research and led a development team responsible for the successful commercialization of novel hardened epoxy encapsulants for integrated circuits. He led product R&D which included phenolic, urea, melamine, polyester, diallylphthalate, epoxy, and nylon molding compounds.
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: New York, New York - Yonkers, New York - Newark, New Jersey - Jersey City, New Jersey - Paterson, New Jersey - Elizabeth, New Jersey - Bridgeport, Connecticut - New Haven, Connecticut - Hartford, Connecticut - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
|Year: 1959||Degree: MS||Subject: Polymer Chemistry||Institution: Polytechnic University|
|Year: 1957||Degree: BA||Subject: Chemistry||Institution: Yeshiva University|
|Years: 1996 to Present||Employer: Undisclosed||Title: Independent Consultant||Department:||Responsibilities:|
|Years: 1994 to 1996||Employer: Allied-Signal, Inc.||Title: Manager||Department: Advanced Manufacturing - New Ventures||Responsibilities:|
|Years: 1991 to 1994||Employer: Allied-Signal, Inc.||Title: Manager||Department: Commercial Development||Responsibilities:|
|Years: 1982 to 1991||Employer: Atochem North America, Inc. (Formerly M&T Chemicals)||Title: General Manager||Department: Printed Circuit Board Systems||Responsibilities:|
|Years: 1980 to 1982||Employer: Atochem North America, Inc. (Formerly M&T Chemicals)||Title: Director, Business Development||Department: Corporate Development Division||Responsibilities:|
|Years: 1976 to 1980||Employer: Atochem North America, Inc. (Formerly M&T Chemicals)||Title: Research Director||Department: Functional Plastics||Responsibilities:|
|Years: 1975 to 1976||Employer: Atochem North America, Inc. (Formerly M&T Chemicals)||Title: Manager||Department: Applications Development and Technical Services||Responsibilities:|
|Years: 1959 to 1975||Employer: Allied Chemical Corporation||Title: Technical Manager; Research Chemist; Applications- Technical Service Engineer||Department:||Responsibilities:|
|Years||Country / Region||Summary|
|Years: to Present||Country / Region: Worldwide||Summary: Expert managed subsidiaries in England, France, Germany, Holland, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Taipei, and Australia. Having made over 25 business trips to Japan, Expert has extensive experience with Japanese companies.