Mr. Stern is a seasoned executive with a proven track record spanning decades in operating roles as CEO and Chairman as well as an active hand-on investor in hi-tech companies, specializing in machine vision, fiber optics, defense-tech, communication solutions, aerospace, and homeland security. Mr. Stern spent most of his operating career in the United States, running both public and private companies with global operations.
Mr. Stern has built several successful companies from humble beginnings of $8M in annual revenues to $330M in annual revenues, through the development of effective strategies, rigorous execution that resulted in impressive organic growth and generated attractive M&A opportunities for scale. Mr. Stern has a B.Sc. Degree in Mathematics and Computer Science, a Diploma in Automation and Mechanical Engineering and an M.A. in International Relations from NYU.