David P. Brown

David P. Brown

Director, Finance and Business Operations

David Brown has been at the UW Center for Commercialization for 16 years. For the last eight years he has directed the finance and business operations group, which is responsible for accounts receivable, accounts payable, contract management, royalty distributions, and the integration and maintenance of a system-wide database. In his previous position with the licensing group he managed a large portfolio of medical device technologies and served as the unit’s associate director for a year before assuming his current position. Prior to joining C4C, David was a product development engineer at Abbott Laboratories, where he worked on medical devices incorporating optically based chemical sensors. He holds a BS degree in electrical engineering from the University of Maryland and an MS in bioengineering and MBA from the University of Washington.