Mr. Thatcher specializes in the commercialization of science-based technologies, leading them to their first commercial sale and through an ultimate exit. He has worked with a broad range of technologies including AI and machine learning applications in health care, magnetic resonance, process and wastewater treatment, nanomedicine, healthcare services, and plant and animal biotechnology. Mr. Thatcher currently serves as Vice President of Operations for TapRoot Interventions & Solutions, Inc., the City of Phoenix as a Public Procurement Officer, and Managing Partner for SatScan, LLC. He previously served as a Director, Vice-President, and Chief Operating Officer of AbTech Industries, Inc., bringing new water treatment technologies to stormwater and industrial process water. He is a past Director, President, and Co-founder of Exeter Life Sciences, Inc, a holding company that invested in and promoted human, plant, and animal technologies that positively contributed to the health of people, the environment, and animals. In that capacity, he additionally served as Chairman of Arcadia Biosciences, Inc., the Co-founder and Chairman of Kronos - The Optimal Health Company, the Chairman of ViaGen, Inc., the Chairman and Interim President for Start Licensing, Inc., and a Director of OneTouch Systems, Inc. Mr. Thatcher serves as Chair of the Board of Spectrum Medical Care Center, is a past member of the board and former Chair of the Governance Committee for the Arizona Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.
Roundtable, Engage | Room: CEI Conference Space - 152