Shane Fimbel Trek10 CEO
Shane M. Fimbel has significant expertise in developing and operating high-growth companies. As the co-founder and Chief Executive Officer for Trek10, Dr. Fimbel has developed the company into one of the leading Amazon Web Services Advanced Partners. With global reputation in the field of serverless computing, Trek10 designs, builds, and supports cutting edge solutions for clients using the best in breed services from Amazon Web Services. Previously, Dr. Fimbel led the growth of data center, cloud infrastructure, and fiber optic networks in the Midwest closing debt, equity, and tax incentive transactions of over $45M and built operations achieving consistent annual growth of 40-50%. Dr. Fimbel has held leadership roles at the Purdue Research Foundation, where he was responsible for the commercialization and licensing innovations within Purdue’s Intellectual Property portfolio in the Life Sciences and Biotech space. Through his firm Intellectual Analytics, Dr. Fimbel has worked as an active investor since 2008 by engaging over a dozen high-growth companies in business foundry, board level, or leadership roles during the formative stages of corporate development. To date, these companies have raised over $80M in venture financing. Dr. Fimbel has served as an Adjunct Professor in the Krannert School of Management at Purdue, where he was responsible for the Technology Realization Program, a multi-disciplinary graduate-level program focused on the fundamentals of entrepreneurship and venture finance. Dr. Fimbel holds a Ph.D. in Neuroscience from the University of Notre Dame, where he was a Reilly Fellow, and a bachelors degree from Wabash College, where he was a Lilly Scholar.