CEO & President
PLANT Magazine refers to Dave McPhail as “one of Canada’s greatest manufacturing minds” and Smart Manufacturing magazine recognizes David McPhail as one of the top 30 Advanced Manufacturing Visionaries. He serves on the Editorial Advisory Board of Manufacturing Automation Magazine and has chaired several working groups of the U.S. based MTConnect® Institute.
His company, MEMEX Inc. (TSX-V: OEE), is the global leader of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) centered manufacturing productivity solutions. MERLIN, the flagship product of MEMEX has earned Frost & Sullivan’s Global Product Leadership Award in Machine Monitoring.
Its connectivity technologies bridge the shop floor to the top floor and provide major machine efficiencies, maintenance savings, along with, eradicating productivity gaps. MEMEX customers regularly report Internal Rate of Return (IRR) of more than 300%, and 40%-plus increases in machine utilization after purchasing and installing MERLIN.