Vice President - Engineering & Member of Board of Directors @
University of South Florida
Seasoned global leader with extensive international experience including Asia and Europe and a track record of helping businesses grow their revenues through innovative business strategies and product development. A versatile and innovative problem solver who has a passion for science and converting an idea into a viable business. I have worked for and with companies ranging from
Seasoned global leader with extensive international experience including Asia and Europe and a track record of helping businesses grow their revenues through innovative business strategies and product development. A versatile and innovative problem solver who has a passion for science and converting an idea into a viable business. I have worked for and with companies ranging from a small entrepreneurial business through a Fortune 200 firm and am available for consulting engagements.
Lean process & product development || Instrumentation & Analytics || Technology Scouting
Technology Due Diligence & Valuation || Strategic Planning and Execution
Project & Technical Leader || Customer Relationships Virtual & Multi-Cultural Team Leadership
Accelerated Product Development || Product & Product Life Cycle Management
Knowledge, Understanding and Use of Danaher Business System (DBS) Tools
International Experience: Asia, Europe, USA
Vice President of Engineering & Board Member @ From April 2015 to Present (7 months) Horsham, PAPrincipal @ Technology Scouting, Strategic and Tactical Consulting.
Interim Executive Leadership
We help large companies identify solutions to their customer's high value problem and help small companies / start-ups tailor and commercialize their product offering to meet their customer's needs.
From developing new strategies to actively leading new product development initiatives. We come along side our clients and help them profitably reach their goals. From January 2012 to Present (3 years 10 months) Vice President - Engineering & Member of Board of Directors @ Hired to create and commercialize spectroscopic solutions in target industries (e.g. medical, pharmaceutical, security/defense, and chemical processing) and applications (e.g. Raman, absorbance, reflectance, VIS-NIR). From January 2013 to September 2014 (1 year 9 months) Tampa/St. Petersburg, Florida AreaVP of Technology @ Hired to identify, create and commercialize solutions for customers in target industries including: energy and fuels, catalysis, advanced materials and chemicals, and chemical processing. From June 2012 to November 2012 (6 months) Boulder, COVP Global Innovation @ Promoted to develop vision, strategy and execute plan to achieve business goals and objectives for new corporate initiative in Open Innovation within the Hach-Lange group (>$1B annual revenue). From July 2008 to December 2011 (3 years 6 months) Loveland, COVP R&D @ Expanded on Homeland Security Technologies president role to include VP R&D of Hach. Improved on-time delivery of development projects and improved time to market by instituting cross-functional processes. From June 2005 to July 2008 (3 years 2 months) President Homeland Security Technologies @ Promoted to lead new business venture to set and implement strategy for new product platform. Created new category of products that were Designated and Certified by Department of Homeland Security. From June 2003 to July 2008 (5 years 2 months) Business Unit Director @ Established and executed strategy that drove revenues at 20% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) in a market growing in low single digits while increasing operating profit more than 5% annually. From April 2001 to June 2003 (2 years 3 months) Program Manager @ From August 2000 to April 2001 (9 months) Loveland, CODirector of Engineering @ Hired to modernize analytical instrumentation product portfolio (optical and chemical) for multiple market segments. From 1997 to 2000 (3 years) scientist @ From 1993 to 1997 (4 years)
BS, Chemical Engineering @ Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State UniversityMS, Chemical Engineering @ University of South FloridaPhD, Chemical Engineering @ University of South FloridaHalma Executive Development Programme - Executive Leadership @ Ashridge Business School From 2013 to 2013 Halma Executive Development Programme - International Business @ Indian School of Business From 2014 to 2014 Jeff Throckmorton is skilled in: Open Innovation, Contract Negotiation, New Business Development, Intellectual Property..., Team Leadership, Business Strategy, Customer Relations, Critical Chain Project..., Strategic Planning, Process Improvement, Product Development, Product Management, Problem Solving, Program Management, Change Management, Cross-functional Team..., Team Building, Continuous Improvement, Engineering, Instrumentation, Negotiation, Coaching, International Business, Strategy Development, Value Stream Mapping, R&D, Forecasting, Budgeting, Organizational..., Intellectual Property..., Leadership, Product Marketing, Project Management, Six Sigma, Strategy, Entrepreneurship, Customer Service, Intellectual Property, Operational Excellence, Lean Manufacturing, Business Development, Process Engineering, Commercialization, Budgets
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