Management Team

Dr. Dirk Zwemer, President and Co-Founder

Dr. Zwemer directs Intercax’s business development and marketing efforts, and provides strategic consulting in the application of SysML and model-based systems engineering. Prior to joining Intercax, he held multiple positions including President at AkroMetrix LLC, a leader in mechanical test equipment and services for the global electronics industry. Zwemer’s industrial experience includes Bell Labs, ITT and SRI Consulting. He has a PhD in Chemical Physics from UC Berkeley and a MBA from Santa Clara University.

Dr. Zwemer is a member of INCOSE, a certified systems modeling professional (OCSMP Level 4 — Model Builder Advanced), and a thought leader and presenter on SysML and MBSE topics.

Dr. Manas Bajaj, Chief Systems Officer and Co-Founder

Dr. Bajaj directs research and technology development at Intercax, creating innovative solutions for organizations developing advanced complex systems. His industrial and research experience spans over a decade across several organizations including NIST, NASA, Raytheon, Northrop Grumman, Rockwell Collins, IBM, Lockheed Martin and GE. As a principal investigator, he has successfully led multiple projects, including Phase 1 and Phase 2 SBIR awards. His R&D focus is in the realm of SysML and model-based systems engineering (MBSE), computer-aided design and engineering (CAD/CAE), advanced modeling and simulation methods and open standards for product and systems lifecycle management (PLM/SLM). He earned his PhD and MS in Mechanical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology, and his B. Tech. in Ocean Engineering and Naval Architecture from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur, India.

Dr. Bajaj has been actively involved in the development, implementation and deployment of the OMG SysML standard and the ISO 10303-210 standard for electronics, and is a Content Developer for the OMG Certified Systems Modeling Professional (OCSMP) program. He is a member of INCOSE and an active contributor in OMG and PDES Inc. working groups.