Richard Wiesman

Senior Advisor, Advisory Board Member

Dr. Wiesman is a member of Arsenal’s Industrial Growth Advisory Board. He currently serves as a Senior Fellow for General Atomics. He has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer at QinetiQ North America since 2003. He is also a Professor of the Practice in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Previously, Dr. Wiesman held various senior management positions at the Electrical and Electronic Systems Group, Design and Systems Integration Group, and the Engineering Design Group.


  • Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • M.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology