Victor Fey, Chief Technology Officer and Co-founder
Victor is responsible for overall product development. Victor Fey is a founding partner of The TRIZ Group, a Michigan-based consulting firm specializing in product concept and solution development. Since The TRIZ Group’s inception in the early nineties, Victor Fey has acquired nearly two decades of corporate business experience serving the Global 500. In this project management capacity, Victor Fey’s work includes teaching, coaching, consulting, facilitating and leading corporate cross-functional teams in delivering critical breakthrough product and technology solutions. Victor Fey is recognized as one of the world’s leading experts in the TRIZ methodology for systematic innovation. He has lectured on the subject at MIT, Stevens Institute of Technology, Chalmers University, Technion, and others. Victor Fey is an adjunct professor at Wayne State University’s Mechanical Engineering Department. He used TRIZ to develop the Predictive System Diagnostics Algorithms (PSDA) that constitute the foundation of TechScan. He authored and co-authored eight patents, over 30 papers, and four books. His latest books include, Effective Innovation: The Development of Winning Technologies, published by ASME Press in 2004 (co- authored with Dr. Don Clausing of MIT), and Innovation on Demand: New Product Development Using TRIZ, released by Cambridge University Press in 2005 (penned with Dr. Eugene Rivin).