Bob Mumgaard

Commonwealth Fusion Systems

Chief Executive Officer

Bob Mumgaard is the Chief Executive Officer of Commonwealth Fusion Systems, which is developing the fastest, surest way to clean, limitless fusion power. The two-year-old company, spun out of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and venture-backed, leverages advances in materials to make smaller and higher-power fusion systems and high-strength magnets. Prior to this, Mr. Mumgaard obtained his PhD in applied plasma physics from MIT and studied how technology is transferred from the laboratory to the market.