Rory has six years' experience providing high level strategy consulting services to major global companies where he led projects in the telecommunications and retail sectors to mine customer data to assess competitor threats and develop pricing and promotional strategies. He has extensive experience with client and competitor interviews, competitive and market analysis, and quantitative analytics. 

He has experience with mining text fields for reasons cited for loss in win/loss analysis for a language learning client. He has expertise in jet engines and propulsion systems and has led design, development and testing of innovative technologies on DARPA funded US Government projects. He began his career as an engineer at Boeing.

Ph.D. & MS Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering, MIT