Dr Ed Austin

Founder and Managing Director of Focus Sensors

Ed has 23 years’ experience in developing optical sensors and taking major new innovations from concept to reality.

Ed has worked across multiple sectors, helping build and sell the energy sector startup Stingray Geophysical, which exited in 2011.

In 2015 Ed and co-founder Dr Weizhong Zhao formed Focus Sensors, with the mission to monitor infrastructure using unused capacity in telecommunications cables.

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