David E.Gross

Mr. Gross is a serial entrepreneur and angel investor who has founded several startup companies with successful exits. He has a B.S. in EE and MSEE degree with a strong background in digital signal processing. He co-founded DRS Technologies Inc. and was President and CTO for 25 years. He led an IPO and several financing rounds. He led the development of disruptive signal processing and display systems for the US Military that made major improvements in effectiveness while achieving dramatic cost savings. The US Navy chose him to chair an industry-wide team to develop next-generation Anti-Submarine Warfare systems. He also served on advisory panels to develop applications for Artificial Intelligence. DRS Technologies was sold for $5B several years ago. After DRS, Mr. Gross founded several companies that were commercial successes including a cybersecurity system; a low profile satellite antenna for UAVs and commercial aircraft to provide internet connectivity; and disruptive welding technology. Mr. Gross holds a US patent in Cybersecurity.