GliaCure Interim President Michael Szulczewski received his BSEE with a major option in integrated circuits and electron devices in 1981 from the University of Wisconsin – Madison. Mike was also the President and co-Founder of Prairie Technologies, Inc. Based in Madison, Wisconsin, Prairie manufactures, sells and supports laser microscopy instruments worldwide for use in cell biology and neurobiology research. Founded in 1995 Prairie was acquired by the Bruker Corporation in September 2013. Prior to founding Prairie, Mike held various positions with large corporations in engineering, sales, product management and general business.
Walter Dewey received his B.B.A. in Finance in 1983 from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is Vice President and Portfolio Manager at Madison Investment Advisors, specializing in investment and wealth management services for families and individuals with high net worth. Prior to joining Madison Investment Advisors in 2013, he spent 5 years at Reinhart Partners as senior Portfolio Manager and Principal and 21 years in various investment-related activities with US Bancorp and its predecessors. In addition to his professional activities, he has been involved in numerous early stage companies as an investor and board member. Walter currently serves on the boards of Quintessence Biosciences, Broadjam, Inc, and Platypus Technologies, and was previously on the board of Nerites before its sale to a public company. He received his Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation in 1989.