Program: Engineering Systems and Management
Dr.Griffiths is Masdar Institute’s Executive Director of Institute Initiatives and a Professor of the Practice in Chemical Engineering. He earned his PhD in Chemical Engineering from MIT and his MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management.
Prior to his role at Masdar Institute, Dr. Griffiths was the Executive Director of the MIT Technology and Development Program’s MIT/Abu Dhabi Program and the founding Executive Vice President of Light Pharma Inc. In these roles he worked in the United States, India and the Middle East leading the development and implementation of technical and strategic relationships. His interests and expertise are process design, technology strategy and financial analysis in the areas of information technology, biotechnology, and advanced energy technologies.
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