Dr. Richard Wiesman

Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
Dr. Wiesman has been with QinetiQ North America since 1983. As Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, his work focuses on mobile robotic systems, special actuators and electric machines, power distribution controls and sensors, and related technologies. Dr. Wiesman is a faculty member at MIT with the appointment of Professor of the Practice in Mechanical Engineering. He teaches and supervises research in the areas of design, product development, controls, instrumentation, and robotics, and is co-director of MIT’s Field and Space Robotics Laboratory.