Cumulus digitizes mission-critical construction and maintenance activities to ensure that work is done right the first time, every time. By integrating sensors, digital tools, and other IoT devices, our connected worker platform improves the productivity and quality of safety-critical workflows, such as bolt tightening, welding, and pressure testing.
To date, Cumulus has been used to manage over 7,000,0000 work completions across industries such as energy, construction, manufacturing, semiconductors, data centers, transportation, chemicals, renewables, and more. In addition to improving safety and sustainability, our technology also has been proven to reduce costs for quality control and data review by over 60%.
Cumulus is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, with additional offices in Houston, Texas, and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and serves customers across the globe.
Improve safety for people by reducing rework and unplanned downtime.
Reduce emissions for industrial facilities to promote the health of our planet.
Empower teams with the most efficient usage of resources
As Cumulus continues to grow and expand across various industries, our technology is recognized by CNBC and the IoT Breakthrough Awards program. We are named on the CNBC Upstart 100 list as a promising young startup breaking industry barriers. We are also named the “Industrial IoT Innovation of the Year” by the IoT Breakthrough Award Program.
Cumulus raises $8 million in strategic growth capital led by new investor GEC, with participation from existing investors Brick & Mortar Ventures and Shell Ventures. The capital is used to grow our sales presence in North America and Southeast Asia, also expanding our engineering team to add new capabilities.
Cumulus CEO Matt Kleiman attends GasTech 2022 in Milan, Italy to present the groundbreaking results with Bechtel in implementing Cumulus technology during the construction of Shell’s Pennsylvania Chemicals facility.
In 2023, Cumulus launches the long anticipated Digital Pressure Testing system, which helps execute pressure testing activities with accuracy and precision.
Chiz is our CTO and leads our talented product development team. Prior to co-founding Cumulus, he was the Manager of the Electrical Engineering team at Shell TechWorks, Shell’s technology center in Cambridge, Massachusetts, focused on developing and deploying new technologies for Shell’s capital projects and operating facilities. Before joining Shell, Chiz held various technical roles in the medical device and aerospace industries. Chiz enjoys playing the electric bass guitar, spending time with his wife, son, and daughter. Chiz earned his BS from Yale University, and MS in Electrical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Meghan is our Chief Business Officer and also leads the Operations Team. Prior to co-founding Cumulus, she was a Program Manager at Shell TechWorks, Shell’s technology center in Cambridge, Massachusetts. At STW, Meghan led the Smart Torque System program from inception to commercialization and supported multiple deployments of the system throughout the world. Prior to joining Shell, Meghan worked in the Defense Industry and served for 6 years on active duty as an officer in the U.S. Army. Meghan enjoys being active and spending time with her husband, Steve, and their three daughters Eleanor, Victoria, and Cecilia. Meghan earned a B.S. in Systems Engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point and is also a certified Project Management Professional (PMP®) from the Project Management Institute. She is a combat veteran of Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom and recipient of the Bronze Star Medal.
Derek is the General Manager for EMEA and APAC. He is responsible for implementing Cumulus solutions at sites worldwide. Prior to Cumulus, he implemented IoT based systems in distribution centers and factories primarily in Asia while always being focused on providing value to customers. Before deploying IoT systems, Derek implemented supply chain management systems with the retail industry with multiple best of breed providers. Derek earned his BA in Economics and MS in Multinational Commerce from Boston University and lives in Maine.
Wes is our Director of Industry Strategy & Adoption. He works with our product and commercial teams to provide experienced-based perspectives and find solutions that will benefit our customers. Before joining Cumulus, Wes spent 15 years in industrial construction leading teams and managing quality assurance activities on projects ranging from $30 million to $15 billion. When he isn’t working, you can find him enjoying time with his wife and two dogs, fostering rescue animals from local shelters, spending time outdoors, or practicing Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Wes resides in the St. Louis area, and holds a BS in Business Management.