Tricia D'Cruz, Executive Chairman

Tricia D’Cruz is the Executive Chairman of Metro Aerospace, the first company she helped found in her role as Managing Director of Catalyze Dallas.  Since 2014, Catalyze Dallas specializes in commercialization of promising innovations sourced from some of the world’s most respected defense and industrial companies.

Ms. D’Cruz is an experienced senior executive, entrepreneur, and strategy consultant. She has been a leader to growing high technology companies for over 30 years, with a track record of achieving accelerated growth.  Ms. D’Cruz has the distinction of success at both large multi-national companies, where she held P&L responsibilities at three public companies, as well as launching numerous successful startup ventures.  Additional accomplishments include the dramatic growth and successful initial public offering of a startup, the achievement of #1 global market share position in multiple product categories in the telecommunications industry, and numerous successful M&A ventures.