Companies across the globe have turned to the highly credentialed experts at Flex R&D for even their most challenging projects. Over the years, the team here has been glad to share their expertise, as they’ve developed a wealth of workable, cost-effective and truly innovative solutions.
Ramin Heydarpour is founder and managing partner of Flex R&D Inc. He has over 25 years experience in Research and Development at large multinational companies. He was previously Global Vice President with Avery Dennison, where he led development of innovative products in the areas of food packaging, brand identification, and office and consumer.
Prakash Mallya, Ph.D. is an accomplished innovator with a proven track record of inventing and commercializing products for a broad range of markets. He has launched products resulting in sales in excess of $1B and has authored/coauthored more than 50 patents and publications. More recently he was a Corporate Fellow and VP of Technology at Avery Dennison.
Dave Edwards, Ph.D. is a senior partner of Flex R&D Inc. He has engaged at a senior level in nearly every function of business from operations, to marketing, to business management to R&D and the search for the commercial convergence of technology and needs. In his most recent position as the CTO of Avery Dennison, Dave was responsible for the R&D and Technology function of the corporation. He has 25 granted patents.
Kenneth S. Lin, Ph.D. has over twenty years R&D exeprience with Avery Dennison. His work at Avery Dennison include Corporate R&D, Performance Polymers, Coatings, Printing and Converting. More recently Ken served as President of Kensinger Group Inc. His expertise is in adhesion science, polymer structure-property relationship, product development and quality improvement. There are 23 patents credited to his effort.