Our BoardCommNexus is a non-profit organization that is member supported. We rely on the sponsorship of industry companies, along with the participation of individuals from our community, to assist us in helping the San Diego technology community. Our Board of Directors is comprised of representatives from our sponsor companies and industry advisors.
At the heart of EvoNexus is a driven team working tirelessly to ensure EvoNexus provides startups with the support and opportunities needed to prosper and pioneer the future of technology.
EvoNexus Selection Committee
Operating Partner, The Engine
Phil has held Co-Founder, CEO and Executive Chairman roles at venture backed start-ups in a variety of Tough Tech fields, including advanced materials, semiconductors, nanotechnology, micro-electronics, energy, 3D printing, robotics and AI. His longest tenure was as Co-Founder and CEO of Polyera, where he took a novel semiconductor technology from Northwestern University to successful commercialization with multiple fab partners in Asia. Phil has raised over $100mm in funding across five start-ups and has 15 years of experience as a tech entrepreneur and executive. Phil holds an A.B. in Physics from Princeton University magna cum laude and 12 US patents.