Adam Goobic is a Principal of AVP responsible for identifying and evaluating investment opportunities targeting emerging technologies that simultaneously address commercial and defense markets. Adam has more than a decade of experience transforming innovative concepts into warfighting capabilities. Prior to joining AVP, Adam was with the US Air Force at Hanscom AFB, MA where he carried roles in program management and engineering. Adam worked with a range of defense and intelligence partners to launch more than $175M in rapid fielding and advanced science and technology programs delivering C4ISR, Cyber, and Irregular Warfare solutions. Adam began his career on active duty performing basic and applied research on next-generation infrared sensor systems, and he continues to serve as a Reserve officer with the Air Force Research Lab. Adam earned a BS and MS in electrical engineering from the University of Virginia. He also earned an MBA from Boston College, won the UVa Darden business concept competition, and helped a glaucoma therapy start-up secure $1M. Originally from Chantilly, VA, Adam now resides in Boston, MA with his wife and sons.