Ronald Westhauser is founding Chief Operating Officer of Redaptive, Inc., which develops energy efficiency-as-a-service projects for Fortune 500 companies by leveraging Redaptive’s IoT big data platform. He brings insights and perspective on electronics manufacturing, quality systems, global supply chains and technology partnerships to the Vita team. Prior to building Redaptive, Ronald was Head of Supply Chain Operations and Logistics at Google, leading the team that plans, procures, builds, delivers and installs all Google data center equipment world-wide. Previously, he held senior engineering and operations leadership positions at IBM, Cisco and three technology start-ups where he built capabilities and teams from scratch. Ronald started his career at Hughes Aircraft Company working on airborne DARPA projects. He holds B.S. and M.S. engineering degrees from M.I.T. and an MBA from Harvard. In his spare time, Ronald enjoys hiking with his wife, sailing with his sons, and actively supporting various charitable causes.