Geoff Hutchins has 30 years of experience within the medical device and life science industries. This encompasses successful early stage companies through to leadership roles at leading medical device organizations. He has a passion for product innovation and development combined with a clear understanding of the quality and regulatory requirements. He uses this broad background to help a wide range of clients bring successful products to market and maintain them there in his leadership role at Intertech Engineering Associates.
Geoff has an engineering background with a BS in Electronics and Software Engineering, Greenwich University, London and a Masters in Engineering Management from Northwestern.
He is actively involved in the Chicago LifeScience ecosystem as a Chicago Innovation Mentor. This is a volunteer organization based at the innovation incubator at MATTER. Through this he has supported several early stage companies. This has included helping them understand and organize for the development process, identifying key knowledge gaps and planning to address these. His background has enabled him to support them in a number of different capacities and provide guidance and leadership for operational, business planning and fund raising initiatives.