Thomas Mueller Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Investments
  • 1
  • Portfolio
  • 1

Thomas Mueller General Information

Description

Mr. Thomas Mueller is a Co-Founder & serves as Senior Advisor (Part-Time) at SpaceX, where he previously served as Propulsion Chief Technology Officer at SpaceX. He is one of the world's foremost rocket engine designers and is responsible for building and managing an elite propulsion development group at SpaceX. His department is responsible for all propulsion development at SpaceX, including propulsion systems and engines for the launch vehicles and Dragon spacecraft. Prior to joining SpaceX as a founding employee, Tom spent 15 years at TRW, where he ran the Propulsion and Combustion Products department and was responsible for liquid rocket engine development activities. Tom has more than 26 years of relevant experience in the aerospace industry and led development of the Merlin rocket engine, the highest-performing US-made hydrocarbon engine ever and the first American hydrocarbon booster engine made in 40 years. During his career at TRW, he was the lead engineer for development of the TR-106 650,000-lbf thrust LOX/hydrogen engine. Tom has a broad range of rocket engine design, development and testing experience, including work with all common liquid propellants and many advanced propellants, providing thrust ranging from 5 lbf to 650,000 lbf. Tom has a Master of Science in mechanical engineering from Loyola Marymount University and a Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering from the University of Idaho. He has received many awards, including the TRW Chairman's Award, the company's most prestigious award for technical achievement, and he holds several US patents in propulsion technology.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 1 Rocket Road
  • Hawthorne, CA 90250
  • United States
+1 (310) 000-0000

Thomas Mueller Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
000000 (00000000) 14-Mar-2017 0000 00000 00.00 Footwear Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
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Thomas Mueller Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Thomas Mueller Angel Investor 0 Hawthorne, CA
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Thomas Mueller Co-Investors (6)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
BBG Ventures 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Backstage Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Full Tilt Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
MITS Fund 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Marc Benioff 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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