Gerard J. (Jerry) Lynch, P.E., is the President and CEO of Sigma Design Company, a leading provider of design, engineering and manufacturing services for over 20 years. Jerry acquired the firm’s predecessor – a machine design firm founded in 1962 – in early 1999. Since then, he has transformed the company into a highly respected firm with annual revenues exceeding $4 million and nearly two dozen employees, working with global brands in industries such as Health and Life Sciences, Clean Technology, Energy, and Food Manufacturing.
An engineer for over 40 years, Jerry has always stood out for bringing business savvy to his role that has included new product development, detail designs, and technology acquisitions. He has developed a new product line, business and marketing plans, secured financing, and launched a new business unit that introduced new filtration products to market through new channels for the industrial division of a $200M corporation.
Jerry holds a Master’s Degree in Business Management with a focus in Product Marketing and Engineering Management from Stevens Institute of Technology and a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from SUNY, The State University of New York. He is a Licensed Professional Engineer in both New York and New Jersey. He has published numerous technical articles for the filtration industry and has been awarded numerous patents.