Dr. Raul Deju is the guest speaker for the Verge Fund Speaker Series, which is an ongoing partnership between New Mexico Tech and the Verge Fund. Deju is an entrepreneur, investor and author. He is also a professor and director of the Institute of Entrepreneurial Leadership at the John F. Kennedy University in San Francisco. He is a former Chairman, CEO, and COO of various public and private firms including those traded in the NASDAQ and the NYSE. Dr. Deju’s experience includes energy, entertainment, technology, basic industries, and the environmental and construction fields. He earned his B.S. in mathematics/physics and Ph.D. in geosciences, both from the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology. 11 a.m. in MSEC 105.