Dr. Schlecht founded SynQor in 1997 and has served as its CEO since then. Prior to founding SynQor, Dr. Schlecht was Professor of Electrical Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology for over 15 years. His research focused on power electronics in general and on next generation product technology for modular DC-DC converters in particular. In addition to his teaching and research, Dr. Schlecht served as a consultant to the power electronics industry. Dr. Schlecht holds SBEE, SBME, SMEE, EE and ScD degrees, all from MIT.