Dave Evans is co-founder & CEO of Fictiv, a virtual contract manufacturing platform transforming how teams design, develop, and deliver the next generation of hardware products. To date, Fictiv has raised $58M in through Series C from Bill Gates, Intel and Accel. He’s an innovative entrepreneur featured on TechCrunch, Inc., and named on Forbes' 30 Under 30 list. Prior to Fictiv, Evans was the first hire at Ford’s Silicon Valley Lab. Evans graduated from Stanford University with a degree in mechanical engineering. During his time at Stanford, he gained valuable experience through positions at Forsch Marine, MagCanica, FACE AIDS and Slidepad Technologies.