Anderson (Andy) Blackburn has been Chief Executive Officer at Niron Magnetics since May of 2017. He brings with him more than 30 year of industry experience ranging from aerospace manufacturing to IT hardware, software and components.
Andy spent much of his career running the west coast technology practice for the Boston Consulting Group before joining Cisco Systems as a senior marketing executive focused on business strategy and pricing. He holds BS and MS degrees in Aerospace and Control Systems Engineering from Princeton and Stanford and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.
Niron is developing an entirely new magnetic material that will transform motors, generators, sensors and actuators – all the machines that use permanent magnets.