Mike Abbott, founder of Cambrian Design and Development, is an investor, innovation and business strategy consultant, product developer, engineer, and speaker. Mike has worked with more than 3000 technology development teams across the globe ranging from Fortune 500 to startup companies, SBIR awardees to main street businesses, and government agencies to non-profits to apply evidence-based decision making around innovation, product strategy, and market discovery.

Mike is a technology entrepreneur himself, having spent twenty-five years in product development across a wide spectrum of industries. He has been an equity partner in 13 start-up companies and served as an executive consultant in innovation processes, NPD, business model development, and tech transfer. From consumer to defense, medical, power, oil and gas, government agencies, and heavy manufacturing industries, Mike has seen it. He is excited about his role with Rametrix Technologies Inc. The capabilities being developed promise to deliver massive impacts to human health and well-being across a range of patient indications.

Mr. Abbott holds both a BS and MS in Mechanical Engineering from Virginia Tech, is a licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Virginia, and holds a PMP certification with PMI.