Matthew Rabinowitz, Ph.D. Executive Chairman of the Board
Matthew Rabinowitz, Ph.D. is a co-founder of our company and Executive Chairman of our board of directors. Dr. Rabinowitz served as our Chief Executive Officer from 2005 to January 2019. Dr. Rabinowitz has also served as a member of our board of directors since 2005, and as Chairman of our board of directors from May 2015 to January 2019. Prior to co-founding our company, Dr. Rabinowitz served from 2000 to 2003 as Chief Executive Officer and from 2003 to 2007 as Chief Technology Officer of Rosum Corporation, a location-services technology company. From 1998 to 2000, Dr. Rabinowitz served as co-founder and Chief Scientist of Panop.com Inc., an online merchandizing company. Dr. Rabinowitz served as a consulting professor at Stanford University from 2004 to 2012. He has multiple publications in signal processing, machine learning, bio-informatics, and high-throughput genetic testing. He received the Scott Helt Memorial Award from the IEEE and received Technology Pioneer Awards from the World Economic Forum for founding Rosum and Natera. He currently serves on the advisory boards or boards of directors of multiple privately held companies. Dr. Rabinowitz holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics from Stanford University, a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University and a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University. Our board of directors believes that Dr. Rabinowitz is qualified to serve as a director based on his experience as our co-founder and Chief Executive Officer and his experience in the technology industry.