Maxim Wheatley

IOT Product Development, IP Strategy, China-Sourcing, Manufacturing

Maxim is Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer of LifeFuels. Maxim keeps the vision of both the company and the product in harmony with all the moving pieces, managing: - Industrial Design - Electrical and Mechanical Engineering - Supply-Chain - Packaging - Manufacturing - Product Lifecycle Maxim also manages LifeFuels presence and operations in China. Maxim graduated from Georgetown University with a degree in Cognitive Science & Psychology, with three years of experience in NIH-backed neuroscience research laboratories. Post-graduation, Maxim worked in venture capital at Fortify Ventures, and was an Associate Producer for Startupland (screened in 60+ countries). Maxim speaks regularly in entrepreneurship classes and presents frequently on hardware, product development, and crowdfunding. Maxim is also co-author of a soon to be released textbook on entrepreneurship.