Techevate is owned and managed by Malcolm Davies and Marvin Mauer, seasoned executives with extensive global experience in Architecture, Engineering, Fabrication, Modular Housing and Design Automation. Techevate is based in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Malcolm Davies

Malcolm Davies

Founding Partner, CEO

B.Arch(Hons), Ph.D. Architecture & Building Science (Strathclyde)

Dr. Davies has over 30 years of experience in private and public companies both large and small in the UK, Saudi Arabia, Canada and the USA, including:- Vice President at General Electric, Senior Vice President at Autodesk, CEO Cadkey, Chief Operating Officer at Hyprotech, Chief Executive Officer at Gehry Technologies, CEO Michelle Kaufmann Designs, CEO YardPods.

Marvin Mauer

Marvin Mauer

President

In 2007, Marvin co-founded YardPods, a design/build firm specializing in detached residential home offices and accessory structures. Prior to that he founded and was CEO/President of Houseplans.com, a leading online provider of stock house plans.

Marvin has worked in marketing and sales since 1981 with a focus on ecommerce since 1995. He has worked primarily in the software and tech industries for companies including Autodesk, GE Calma, Intuit, IMSI, and Mattel Interactive. Marvin started his career as a Registered Civil Engineer and Land Surveyor in California.