John B. Rogers, Jr. is the CEO and co-founder of LM Industries, a technology company that designs,
builds and sells vehicles and other high-technology products in partnership with other global
manufacturers. This disruptive company is redefining the rapid development of connected hardware by
pairing advanced manufacturing with open innovation tools. LM Industries is the first company to utilize
Direct Digital Manufacturing (DDM), as evidenced when it debuted the world’s first 3D-printed car, the
Strati, in September of 2014. Currently the Company is working on its latest creation, Olli, an urban
speed, cognitive, electric, shuttle.
Rogers founded LM after serving for seven years in the United States Marine Corps, where he was an
Infantry Company Commander. He has worked as a consultant for McKinsey & Co., as an investment
analyst at Ewing & Partners, and at a startup medical device company in the People’s Republic of China.
He serves as the Chief Investment Officer and Director of the RBR Foundation, a philanthropic foundation
focused on education and healthcare. A graduate of Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of
Public and International Affairs, Rogers holds a Masters in Business Administration from Harvard
Business School (Baker Scholar).