Wayne leads the team at Hyperloop One answering the question of how to build the next mode of transportation globally and at a competitive cost. Wayne brings 20 years of experience in manufacturing, automation and robotics, most recently as director of engineering at Jabil Circuits, where he re-wrote the automation and equipment specifications for Jabil’s worldwide manufacturing sites. Wayne was VP of Engineering at CHAD Industries, a design and automation manufacturing company in Orange, Calif., that was acquired by Jabil Circuits in 2014. Wayne has a B.S. in mechanical engineering from UC-Santa Barbara and is getting his
MBA from UC-Irvine. He’s a member of ASME, the Robotic Industries Association and the manufacturing technology working group at SEMATECH.