Lead To Serve Others

Everyone at Shield AI practices servant leadership, meaning they are focused on the growth and well-being of every employee and stakeholder.

Ryan Tseng

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, CO-FOUNDER

Ryan Tseng is Shield AI’s Co-Founder and CEO. Prior to founding Shield AI, Ryan founded and led a series of other successful technology companies, including WiPower, a wireless charging company that was acquired...

Brandon Tseng

President, Co-Founder

Brandon Tseng is Shield AI’s Co-Founder, President, and Chief Growth Officer. Prior to founding Shield AI, Brandon proudly served in the US Navy for seven years. As a Navy SEAL, he served two deployments to Afghanistan...

Nathan Michael

Chief Technology Officer

Nathan Michael is Shield AI’s Chief Technology Officer and an Associate Research Professor in the Robotics Institute of Carnegie Mellon University (CMU). At CMU, Professor Michael is the Director of the Resilient Intelligent...

Andrew Dimitruk

Chief Operations Officer

Andrew Dimitruk is Shield AI’s Chief Operations Officer. Prior to joining Shield AI, Andrew was a Consultant and Engagement Manager at McKinsey, serving both public and private sector clients...

Tricia Yankovich​

Chief People Officer

Tricia Yankovich joined Shield AI after nearly six years of overseeing explosive growth at Five9, a cloud-based software company. Tricia held various senior people operations roles at Five9, helping scale from 300 to 2,200 teammates...

Francois Chadwick Chief Financial Officer

Francois Chadwick

Chief Financial Officer

Chadwick brings more than 30 years of financial experience, serving in executive roles at Uber, KPMG, and Volta. While at Uber, he grew the finance team from 20 to 1,100 people, launched finance and accounting operations...

Henoch Senbetta close up

Henoch Senbetta

Chief of Staff

As Chief of Staff, Henoch leverages his wealth of experience as a Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) generalist and business development leader. Prior to joining Shield AI, he was a Senior Vice President for M&A at two companies...

Bob Harward

Executive Vice President

Bob Harward is Executive Vice President for International Business and Strategy at Shield AI, where he is responsible for expanding the company’s international business operations and strategy on every continent...

Andrew Berlin

Executive Chairman

Andrew Berlin, the former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Chicago-based Berlin Packaging led the company for nearly 32 years – taking it from a small distributor to the largest of its kind in the packaging industry...

Brett Darcey

Vice President of Product

At Shield AI, Brett focuses on building AI for manned aircraft, Group 5 unmanned aircraft, and precision munitions. He leads all efforts associated with the integration of AI onto real world systems, and engages warfighters...

Andrew Rieter

Technical Fellow, Co-founder

Andrew Reiter is Shield AI’s Co-Founder and Technical Fellow. Prior to founding Shield AI, Andrew led the development and deployment of one of Draper Lab’s most successful visual-inertial guidance systems that is now widely deployed...

Ryan Tseng

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, CO-FOUNDER

Ryan Tseng is Shield AI’s Co-Founder and CEO. Prior to founding Shield AI, Ryan founded and led a series of other successful technology companies, including WiPower, a wireless charging company that was acquired...

Brandon Tseng

President, Co-Founder

Brandon Tseng is Shield AI’s Co-Founder, President, and Chief Growth Officer. Prior to founding Shield AI, Brandon proudly served in the US Navy for seven years. As a Navy SEAL, he served two deployments to Afghanistan...

Nathan Michael

Chief Technology Officer

Nathan Michael is Shield AI’s Chief Technology Officer and an Associate Research Professor in the Robotics Institute of Carnegie Mellon University (CMU). At CMU, Professor Michael is the Director of the Resilient Intelligent...

Andrew Dimitruk

Chief Operations Officer

Andrew Dimitruk is Shield AI’s Chief Operations Officer. Prior to joining Shield AI, Andrew was a Consultant and Engagement Manager at McKinsey, serving both public and private sector clients, where he provided...

Tricia Yankovich​

Chief People Officer

Tricia Yankovich joined Shield AI after nearly six years of overseeing explosive growth at Five9, a cloud-based software company. Tricia held various senior people operations roles at Five9, helping scale from 300 to 2,200 teammates...

Francois Chadwick Chief Financial Officer

Francois Chadwick

Chief Financial Officer

Chadwick brings more than 30 years of financial experience, serving in executive roles at Uber, KPMG, and Volta. While at Uber, he grew the finance team from 20 to 1,100 people, launched finance and accounting operations...

Henoch Senbetta close up

Henoch Senbetta

Chief of Staff

As Chief of Staff, Henoch leverages his wealth of experience as a Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) generalist and business development leader. Prior to joining Shield AI, he was a Senior Vice President for M&A at two companies..

Bob Harward

Executive Vice President

Bob Harward is Executive Vice President for International Business and Strategy at Shield AI, where he is responsible for expanding the company’s international business operations and strategy on every continent...

Andrew Berlin

Executive Chairman

Andrew Berlin, the former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Chicago-based Berlin Packaging led the company for nearly 32 years – taking it from a small distributor to the largest of its kind in the packaging industry...

Brett Darcey

Vice President of Product

At Shield AI, Brett focuses on building AI for manned aircraft, Group 5 unmanned aircraft, and precision munitions. He leads all efforts associated with the integration of AI onto real world systems, and engages warfighters...

Andrew Rieter

Technical Fellow, Co-Founder

Andrew Reiter is Shield AI’s Co-Founder and Technical Fellow. Prior to founding Shield AI, Andrew led the development and deployment of one of Draper Lab’s most successful visual-inertial guidance...

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