John Saiz is a Partner in Fortium Partners’ South Central Region with proven performance in leading multinational teams, leveraging diverse perspectives and achieving desired business outcomes. His skills are especially valuable in manufacturing and technology-intensive organizations where understanding of market and business needs, coupled with his ability to foster innovation, allows him to work with teams to consistently transform ideas/concepts and technologies into successful products and services that bring significant value to the organization. John’s background also includes strategic planning, ecosystem and value mapping, and modularization & product platforming.
Principal Industrial Fellow, IfM ECS, University of Cambridge
NASA Executive on Loan to Halliburton Energy Services
CTO, NASA Johnson Space Center
Program Manager, Wireless Instrumentation Systems, NASA JSC
Design Engineer, Honeywell Defense Systems
Reservoir Engineer, Integrated Drilling & Logging, Inc.
John Saiz holds a Bachelor of Arts degree, cum laude, in Petroleum Engineering from the New Mexico Institute of Technology and a Master of Science degree, cum laude, in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Houston. He has received numerous awards and recognition over his career including the NASA Exceptional Technology Achievement Medal in 2013, the Johnson Space Center Director’s Innovation Award in 2005 and 2010, and NASA’s Exceptional Achievement Medal in 2007.