- "The actual designer of the bombs is a guy named Vincent Beckers."
- ―Leo Fitz
Vincent Beckers was a scientist who worked for HYDRA during World War II.
During World War II, Vincent Beckers was a scientist working for the Red Skull. He helped in the design of the Splinter Bomb.
The Beckers family had been loyal to HYDRA since World War II.
His designs were co-opted by Daniel Whitehall and Calvin Zabo and sent to Toshiro Mori for the creation of the Splinter Bomb.
Alphonso Mackenzie and Leo Fitz learned of Beckers from accessing a hard drive  Jemma Simmons stole from HYDRA Laboratories.