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Sobel, Jonathan

Adjunct Professor
Fall 2017

3162 South Hall
734.647.9922
E-mail jksobel@umich.edu
Jon Sobel is the CEO and cofounder of Sight Machine, a venture-backed technology company that serves global manufacturers. Sight Machine's investors include GE and leading venture capital firms from the Midwest and West Coast. The company has operations in Michigan, California, and Asia. Sobel previously served as general counsel and as a member of the executive leadership teams of several pioneering technology companies, including Tesla Motors and, in its early years, Yahoo!. Sobel received a JD from the University of Michigan Law School (1990), an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, and an undergraduate degree in public policy from Princeton University.
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