John J. Rosati
Mr. Rosati is a professional consultant and advisor to industrial, commercial, financial, educational and government organizations – both U.S. and international. He assists boards, CEOs, and executive decision-makers in assessing opportunities and challenges created by innovation and rapid technological change. He has operating experience as a CEO, CIO, CTO and as a senior executive in directing the development of high technology systems and managing the development of high technology products in complex, multi-product and multi-service corporate structures. Mr. Rosati provides leadership and guidance to corporate executives in the development, transfer, conversion and commercialization of high technology and the formulation of business development strategies for the aerospace, industrial and commercial marketplaces. Mr. Rosati is a retired Senior Executive at TRW Electronics and Defense with 28 years of experience in directing advanced technology initiatives in systems engineering integration and testing, information systems, database management systems, local area networks, human-machine interface systems, computer security, knowledge engineering, parallel processing, artificial intelligence and artificial neural systems.
Since retiring from TRW, Mr. Rosati has served as senior officer and director of a number of companies in the technology, professional services, turnaround and investment banking sectors. Presently, he is Vice President and Technology Officer of the South Bay Entrepreneurial Center in Southern California. Mr. Rosati has served on many boards of directors, and is in demand as an author, lecturer, and university instructor. A graduate of UCLA, Mr. Rosati's connection and service with UCLA has continued over the years in numerous advisory capacities.