Scott Wertel

Aerospace Research and Development Group, LLC - Principal & Co-Founder

Scalable Business Process Management & Enterprise Operations

Advisor Biography

Scott Wertel, P.E. is principal and co-founder of Aerospace Research and Development Group, LLC and is responsible for company operations, engineering, marketing, branding, business development, and project management. His career focuses on manufacturing and enterprise operations across industries and includes advising academia on curricula that meets business needs to provide ready-to-work graduates. Mr. Wertel has a mechanical engineering degree from the Milwaukee School of Engineering and is licensed in three states. He also has an MBA from National American University. Mr. Wertel has two teenage children, enjoys flying, drumming, and road cycling. He has written for technical trade journals as well as an op-ed for professional societies. 


January 2019 - Present

Chief of Engineering Excellence - Institute for Process Excellence

August 2016 - Present

Principal & Co-Founder - Aerospace Research and Development Group, LLC

Advisor Skills




Operations Management

Process Optimization

Product Design


Engineering Management

Advisor Industries

Aerospace and Aviation

Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

Aerospace and Defense