Aaron Baskerville-Bridges is Co-Founder & VP Operations of AeroShield Materials in Hyde Park, MA. AeroShield is a seed-stage MIT spinout developing super-insulating, transparent aerogels for windows, with the goal of bringing state-of-the-art energy efficiency into buildings at an affordable price. Aaron completed his SM in Chemical Engineering and MBA as part of the MIT Leaders For Global Operations program. At AeroShield, Aaron wears many hats – helping specify and source equipment, working with potential industry partners, technical recruiting, and marketing. He is passionate about the potential to use new materials to reduce global CO2 emissions while also saving homeowners money. Prior to MIT, Aaron worked at the Boston Consulting Group as a management consultant supporting operational improvement projects in the energy sector, supply chain optimization, and private equity due diligence work.
AeroShield Materials is making the world’s most thermally insulating transparent inserts for insulated glass. Just four millimeters of our material inside a double-pane window creates a product that is 65% more energy efficient, saving homeowners money and reducing CO2 emissions.