Company History

At WiGL (pronounced “wiggle”), we are aiming to shift the paradigm where IoT devices are no longer dependent on batteries and their drawbacks. This way, our customers can realize the full potential of IoT, with invaluable benefits for people, companies, and governments – our target user base. WiGL aims to become an essential mobile service.

Our founding team and advisors consist of world-renowned scholars, large-scale energy experts, and technology entrepreneurs with seasoned business acumen.

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Our Leadership Team

Dr. Ahmad Glover

Dr. Ahmad Glover

Founder and CEO

Dr. Glover serves as the President and founder of WiGL Inc. and interim CEO until a future CEO is installed.​ Dr. Glover has successfully directed and managed large-scale energy transfer programs for the U.S. military for over 30+ years. He served as a strategic technical advisor for the Federal Aviation Administration, numerous municipal governments, and private industry companies. Dr. Glover served 23 years in the U.S. Air Force, where he led high-tech acquisitions programs overseeing multi-billion-dollar space and special operations programs. He successfully helped create numerous start-ups and spin off for the Air Force. After retirement, he successfully positioned CPS Professional Services for acquisition in 2014.​ Dr. Glover founded Glover 38th St Holdings, LLC and currently manages over $10M in government contracts. Dr. Glover holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Mount Olive College, a Master of Business Administration from Cameron University, and Doctor of Business Administration from Touro University.​
Cherif Chibane

Cherif Chibane

Chief Scientist & Technology Officer

Mr. Chibane is a world-renowned scholar and noted expert with our 30+ years experience in the of radio frequency energy transfer. As an executive, Mr. Chibane has successfully managed high-tech programs at Draper Laboratories, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), BAE Systems, and AuresTech. Mr. Chibane assisted in the development of WiGL and knows the technology and it scope. He’s successfully positioned numerous start-ups for acquisition.​ Mr. Chibane holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s of Science in Electrical Engineering from Fairleigh Dickinson University. He also holds advanced degrees in Advanced Communication Studies from the University of California, Los Angeles.​
Marie Wise

Marie Wise

Chief Innovation and Partnering

​As an executive, Mrs. Wise has 20+ years experience in Business Development for the Semiconductor Industry. Mrs. Wise assisted in the development of the WiGL strategic plan and knows how to identify new development opportunities and implement innovative growth- related initiatives. ​Mrs. Wise holds a degree in Contract Law and Paralegal Studies from Santa Clara University. She also completed advanced training in Strategic Selling with Miller Heiman and Guerilla Marketing Program from Stanford University.
Robert Rickard

Robert Rickard

Chief Operating Officer

​Mr. Rickard has successfully overseen large-scale high-tech programs for the Department of Defense for over 20+ years and founded Rickard Consulting Group. Mr. Rickard leads the marketing, licensing, and strategic planning of WiGL. ​Mr. Rickard is a retired US Air Force Fighter Pilot and holds a Bachelor in Electrical Engineering from the University of Missouri-Rolla. He also holds advanced training and certifications as an F-16 Instructor Pilot and Weapons Officer.
Brig. Gen. Craig R. Baker

Brig. Gen. Craig R. Baker

Brig. Gen. Craig R. Baker is the Vice Commander, 12th Air Force (Air Forces Southern) Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona. As the Air Force component to U.S. Southern Command, Air Forces Southern conducts security cooperation and provides air, space and cyberspace capabilities throughout Latin America and the Caribbean. Air Forces Southern supports U.S. Southern Command to deter aggression, defeat threats, rapidly respond to crises and works with our allies and partner nations to build regional capacity to ensure a secure, free and prosperous Western Hemisphere. Brig. Gen. Baker graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point in 1992 with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. He is a command pilot with more than 2,900 flying hours.