Herbert A. Wertheim is an optometrist and founder, and CEO of Brain Power Incorporated, the world's largest manufacturer of ophthalmic, instruments and chemicals. He has served as an advisor, chairman or board member of 18 private and public companies in banking, health care, aerospace, real estate, transportation and several high tech industries. He served as Chairman of the FIU Foundation for 13 years. He was the first to discover and produce ultraviolet light dye absorbers for eyeglass and sunglasses - and was the first eye doctor to publicize that UV light caused cataracts and retinal deterioration. He also owns the house next door.