Dr. Stephen J. Mumby

Vice President of Global Sales

Stephen leads the sales activities of the company. Sales are pursued through a balance of direct sales in the U.S. and Europe, and relationships with distributors in other parts of the world.

Dr. Stephen J. Mumby
Professional experience: 

Prior to Materials Design®, he held a range of technical, marketing, and sales leadership positions over a twenty-year career with Accelrys. These included: Director of the Polymer Consortium, Director of Materials Science Marketing, Director of Western Regional Sales, and Senior Account Director. He also held the position of U.S. Vice President of Sales and Marketing with OmniViz.

From 1985 to 1989, Stephen worked on materials needs for high-speed electronic packaging applications as a Member of Technical Staff at AT&T Bell Laboratories. Immediately after graduation, he worked as a Visiting Scientist in the Polymer Science Department of the IBM Research Facility in San Jose, California.

He was awarded two degrees from University of Aston in Birmingham, U.K. -- an undergraduate degree with First Class Honors in Physics and Chemistry in 1980, and a Ph.D. in Physical Polymer Chemistry in 1983. He has over twenty publications in refereed scientific journals and is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry.

When not working with customers, Stephen can be found hiking in the deserts and canyons of southern California with his wife, Chris, his two children, Chelsea and Wil, and the family dog, Ziggy.