Dr. David Fyfe
CEO & Executive Chairman
Dr. Fyfe is currently CEO & Executive Chairman of Orthogonal. His career spans several top management positions in both Europe and the United States, and he has held board positions in several firms over the years. As Chief Executive Officer of Cambridge Display Technologies (CDT), he took a laboratory-based spin-off to a NASDAQ flotation and a subsequent $285m trade sale. The OLED technology developed by CDT and its acquiror, Sumitomo Chemical, is now being practiced commercially by J-OLED, whoseshareholders include Denso, Panasonic, and Sumitomo Chemical. In recognition of his leadership of CDT he was awarded – jointly with Sir Richard Friend of Cambridge’s Cavendish Laboratories – the UK’s Institute of Physics Gold Medal for Business & Innovation in 2009. Until the end of 2018, David wasChairman of both Oxford PV and Bodle Technologies, both spun out of Oxford University. As a resident of Jacksonville, Florida, David also serves on the board of Cambridge in America foundation.