Derek Mathers is Director of Advanced Development at Worrell, a healthcare innovation firm that designs medical devices, digital health solutions, and pharmaceutical products. In this role, he is responsible for strategic development partnerships across life sciences and works closely with Worrell clients to develop new therapies for the betterment of the human condition.

Previously, he worked for two years in Business Development at Worrell, and two years in the 3D printing industry for Stratasys.

Derek received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management, and immediately upon graduating became an Adjunct Professor teaching 3D printing in the Manufacturing Operations department. Derek is also a part of the FDA’s working group on 3D printed medical devices.