Brooks WoodBrooks Wood

chief technical officer

Brooks is an innovative thinker with a long history in healthcare technology. He began his career working with Hill-Rom, where he managed the installation and implementation of over $1B of the Acute Care Life Safety Systems. After many years with Hill-Rom he moved into software development, where he created advanced malware analysis tools and was among the early adopters of cloud based services.


In 2012 Brooks founded his own company, Fwrd Thinking, and has developed a new enterprise solution to allow real-time, encrypted data transfer via Bluetooth Low Energy technology. In 2021 he joined Wave Therapeutics as Chief Technical Officer.