Nicholas Donofrio (NAE) is a 44-year IBM veteran who held the coveted position of Executive Vice President Innovation and Technology and was also selected as an IBM Fellow, the company’s highest technical honor.
He is a Life Fellow of the Institute for Electrical and Electronics Engineers, a Fellow of the U.K.-based Royal Academy of Engineering, a member of the U.S.-based National Academy of Engineering (NAE), a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, a member of the CT Academy of Science and Engineering, the New York Academy of Science, Sigma Xi, Tau Beta Pi, Eta Kappa Nu and the Society of Women Engineers.
Most recently , he was named a Presidential Fellow at NYU’s Tandon School of Engineering and also inducted into APTIV’s Innovation Hall of Fame.
He is also a member of the Boards of APTIV, Sproxil, Quantexa, HYPR, New York Genome Center, National Association of Corporate Directors, MITRE Corporation, The Medici Group, Grey Market Labs, Mitchells and Peace Tech Lab. He served on the Boards of Liberty Mutual, Bank of New York Mellon, AMD, O’Brien & Gere now Ramboll, New York Hall of Science, CT Board of Regents for Higher Education, NACME, INROADS, Syracuse University, Clarkson University and RPI. He is an Executive in Residence and Lecturer at the Columbia University School of Professional Studies, Center for Technology Management.
Nick has been and always will be sharply focused on enabling change to allow more opportunity for underserved and underrepresented communities in the STEM disciplines.