Dr. Paul Rudy

Entrepreneurship Lecturer | Co-Founder
Loyola Marymount University | SoraaLaser
Dr. Paul Rudy has worked in the field of lasers and photonics for 20 years. Paul is a co-founder and SVP of SoraaLaser, a leader in the commercialization of laser light sources for automotive and specialty lighting applications. Dr. Paul Rudy has extensive experience in technical product management and strategic business development, and is faculty part time at Loyola Marymount University’s Center for Entrepreneurship. Earlier in his career, Dr. Rudy worked as director of marketing and business development at Coherent, the world's largest commercial laser manufacturer. Dr. Rudy received his MBA from USC, doctoral degree in physics from the University of Rochester, and undergraduate degrees in physics and philosophy from Duke University.