Chief Executive Officer and Cofounder of Sentera, LLC has over 20 years of experience advancing drone, sensor, and software technologies
Preceding Sentera, Taipale was the Chief Technology Officer of FourthWing Sensors LLC. He joined FourthWing from Lockheed Martin where he held senior technical, business development, and program management roles, most recently serving as Chief Engineer of the Unmanned Solutions business area. Previously, he served as Director of Engineering at Goodrich, now UTC Aerospace Systems.
Taipale holds a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Minnesota and a master’s degree in Systems Engineering from the University of Arizona.