Zach Scheel


Zach Scheel, PE, LEED AP

Co-founder and CEO
Rhumbix

Zach Scheel is the co-founder and CEO of Rhumbix, a San Francisco-based startup helping builders go paperless in the field and improving how they measure and manage labor productivity. Zach has more than a decade of construction project management experience across three continents.

After graduating from Duke University, Zach served for five years as a Civil Engineer Corps Officer in the US Navy. His billets include serving as the Resident Officer in Charge of Construction and Assistant Public Works Officer at Naval Station Everett, WA, and Military Construction Manager at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti. After his military service, Zach worked as an Associate at Bechtel Enterprises, Assistant Area Superintendent at Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System, and as a Project Controls Engineer at Organic Growth Project One, located in the Atacama Desert of Northern Chile.

Zach holds two master’s degrees from Stanford University in business and construction, is a registered professional engineer in the state of California, and a LEED Accredited Professional (BD+C).  Zach serves as a Cause Ambassador to the Movember Foundation and is actively involved in numerous Veteran-related charities.