Mr. Kraft is an experienced public and private CEO of advanced materials and precision technology companies and has led early stage ventures, mid-sized companies of $100-300 million, and in a #2 role grew a public company from $100M to $1B. He has broad experience in: Semiconductors, Solar, LED, Li Ion Battery, Sensors, isotopic chemistry, and neutron/neutron radiography applications. Michael is currently a Founder/Managing Director of MKT Partners, an Executive Advisory and Interim C-Level group, an Independent Board Director, and a World Bank Venture Mentor. He has a Management Masters, Electrical Engineering Bachelors, and Caltech Masters training in Strategy & Technology Marketing.
Mr. Kraft is a Spartan Innovations EIR working with several startups. He is CEO of Scion Plasma, a SBIR funded startup using ion-based plasma to assist in material deposition. He is also assisting SCOPs Coatings, a startup developing fluorine-free omniphobic coatings for industrial paints and a potential startup based on software for noise filtering and selective cancellation.