Incorporated in 2005, Leardon Solutions is a multinational corporation (United States, Taiwan, and United Kingdom) that provides an end-to-end solution in product development including industrial design, engineering, prototyping, and manufacturing. Entrepreneurs, start-ups, and small to medium sized enterprises turn to Leardon Solutions for world-class engineering, product quality, cost, and time-to-market. Our customers receive the most cost effective product development solution from a trustworthy partner with transparency and effective communication.

The Leardon Solutions team has extensive experience working in all phases of product development, from concept generation through the production stabilization phase and volume manufacturing. By hiring Leardon Solutions, you gain access to a staff of experienced engineers and supply chain individuals without having to manage their everyday activities.

We maintain high standards of quality, rapid project completion schedules, and cost effectiveness. Our product development methodologies have been developed and optimized through years of experience.

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Our Team

Leardon Solutions’ global team has decades of experience in world-class product development, engineering, and manufacturing. 

Mike Hoggatt, CEO of Leardon Solutions, Product DevelopmentMike Hoggatt – CEO

Mike is a technical and business management professional with more than 30 years experience leading cross-organizational teams in product development, manufacturing, marketing, and global sourcing. In addition to a myriad of technical accomplishments throughout his career at Hewlett Packard Company, Mike led a $300M printer business unit comprising of a global development and manufacturing teams.

murray1SMALLMurray Learmonth – Vice President / Technical Director – North America

Murray has over 25 years experience in the consumer, automotive, industrial, and aerospace industries for Boeing, IBM, Unisys, Mercedes, Phogenix, GE, and Audi. Before co-founding Leardon Solutions, Murray led engineering teams for Hewlett Packard Company inkjet printer programs. Murray’s background includes a BSc in Mechanical Engineering from Glasgow Caledonian University, Chartered Engineer Status, and a Member of the Institute of Engineering Designers.

Leardon Solutions Vice President of Sales and Marketing - Program ManagementCliff Currie – Vice President Marketing

Cliff Currie has over a decade of branding, marketing and program management experience. Cliff has enjoyed working with an eclectic group of clients such as Google, IBM, Fox Entertainment and Yahoo! Despite his formal education from Chapman University and Stanford University, Cliff attributes most of his success to the hands on experience he developed from running his own businesses. Cliff is also a credited television producer and a published author.

Allen Liu – Technical Director – Asia

Allen Liu has over 10 years engineering experience in mechanical design – working with international companies such as Hewlett Packard, Konica Minolta & Kodak. Allen enjoys working alongside his talented team and solving complex problems with cost always in the forefront of his mind. Before joining Leardon Solutions, Allen led mechanical engineering teams for Kodak inkjet printer programs.

Advisory  Team

chrisairriessChris N. Airriess, Ph.D. – Scientific Advisor

Dr. Airriess has a Biomedical Ph.D. and extensive experience with emerging companies and the challenges that face them, including fund-raising and the FDA approval process. He has a Ph.D. in cardiovascular physiology and has conducted post-doctoral studies in the Laboratory of Molecular Signaling, University of Cambridge, UK and the University of Sydney, Australia. He oversees program development at California Stem Cell, Inc.


James Smith, Ph.D. – Regulatory Affairs/Quality Assurance Advisor

( CEO of Advanced Prenatal Therapeutics )

Dr. Smith has over fifteen years of experience in regulatory affairs and the development of novel technologies from concept through commercialization. He is experienced in all aspects of regulatory affairs, quality and data management systems, supervision of R&D, development of new product specifications, and with evaluating and registering medical drug and device product lines. Dr. Smith obtained his Ph.D. in Pharmacology and Toxicology from the University of California, Irvine.