Mohamoud Jibrell, Chief Executive Officer, is responsible for business development and the overall growth of the company. He brings 25 years of executive leadership experience to NormShield. He was the CIO of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute in Chevy Chase, Maryland. Prior to joining the Institute, he was with the Ford Foundation in New York for seven years, where he served as CTO, with global responsibility for IT operations in 13 locations in New York, Latin America, Africa, Asia and Russia. Trained as a mechanical engineer with a BS degree from Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut, he began his career as an engineer with the Otis Elevator Co., a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. He held positions in IT and product management with the Thermo King Corp. and he was CIO for the American Psychiatric Association between 2001 and 2002.