CEO / President at iuvo BioScience
Seasoned executive bringing exquisite science and differentiated client service to our customers across the entire pharmaceutical and medical device product lifecycle - from Research to Release. Experienced executive leader and entrepreneur in the pharmaceutical and medical device industry. Closed multiple acquisition and divestiture deals. Successful track record of business performance and growth - both organically as well as through successful integration of acquired companies. Consulting expertise in clinical research, CMC and quality projects.
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Jul 2018 - Present
Oculos Clinical Research
President & CEO
Oculos is a truly integrated, full-service Partner Research Organization (PRO) with focused expertise in ophthalmic pre-clinical testing, CMC / technical services and clinical research. Now a part of iuvo BioScience, the newly-combined organization provides services for devices, therapeutics and combination products across a multitude of disease states (i.e. anti-infective, anti-inflammatory, dry eye, glaucoma, blepharitis, DME) leveraging our experience to deliver a complete product pathway, from Research to Release.
Mar 2015 - Present
CEO / President
iuvo BioScience launched on March 27, 2015 as a result of Tartan Holdings, LLC purchasing the real estate and assets of MMC Sterilization, LLC (Erie, PA) and Moog Medical Device Rochester (Rush, NY) from Moog Inc. iuvo BioScience will operate both facilities under the same company banner. The Erie, PA site provides commercial-scale, 100% ethylene oxide sterilization services for the medical device and pharmaceutical industries. The Rush, NY facility provides contract laboratory and testing services to the pharmaceutical and medical device industries in the following broad areas: in-vivo and in-vitro toxicology, analytical chemistry and microbiological testing. The website is www.iuvobioscience.com - please visit to learn more about our team, our vision and how we can immediately begin supporting your organization.
Mar 2015 - Present
Tartan Holdings, LLC
Chairman / CEO
Tartan Holdings, LLC is a private corporation whose vision is to start-up, grow and develop companies in the health care space - primarily the medical device and pharmaceutical industries. Tartan Holdings, LLC first company, iuvo BioScience (www.iuvobioscience.com), was launched March 27, 2015.
Feb 2007 - Mar 2015
Bausch & Lomb
VP, Quality - Pharma
2002 - 2007
Norwich Pharma Services
Director, Quality and Technical Services
1994 - 1999
Procter & Gamble
Manager, Global Clinical Trial Materials
1999 - 2001
MS / MAT, Chemistry / Education
Dual Master's degree in Chemistry and Education (Focus: Chemistry Education)
1990 - 1994
Carnegie Mellon University
BS, Chemical Engineering / Biomedical Engineering
Double major in Chemical and Biomedical Engineering.