Don Templeman is the chairman and director of James Heal, a Battery Ventures portfolio company that designs and manufactures test instrumentation and test materials for the global textile and garment industry. With over 20 years of global general management experience, Don brings a diverse background with broad applications across the industrial-technology industry.
Before, Don was the President and CEO of Princeton Instruments Inc., a division of Roper Industries, Inc. There, Don managed a five-company, multi-national division of scientific instrument and software manufacturers.
Earlier in his career at Roper Industries, Don held president and CEO positions for several affiliated companies—including Gatan, Inc. and Cornell Pump Company—as well as various roles spanning corporate development, information systems, investor relations, manufacturing, product management, and sales and marketing.
Don holds a Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering from the University of Tennessee.