Optimized processes enabling breakthrough returns

Tariq A. Andrea, PhD, Founder, Member

Dr. Andrea received his Ph.D. degree from the University of California at San Francisco and postdoctoral training at Stanford University. His education and research was funded by multiple NIH fellowships and grants. He has served in key management positions at Shell Oil/Shell Development, DuPont, Pharmacopeia, and TransTech Pharma. He has invented a cache of paradigm changing technologies in computational modeling, simulation and optimization. Their applications led to commercial inventions with over $100MM returns. He holds numerous patents and publications in peer reviewed journals and book chapters.

Jeffrey C. Webster, PhD, Vice President of Operations

Dr. Webster received his Ph.D. from North Carolina State University and was a postdoctoral fellow at The University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill and a research fellow for the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Webster held leadership and management positions at a several companies including DuPont, TransTech Pharma, Albany Molecular Research and Scynexis. He was instrumental in closing deals with major pharmaceutical companies totaling over $ 200 million, managing intercompany joint venture teams, administering multimillion dollar budgets and successfully bringing novel medicines to clinical trials. He holds numerous patents and publications in peer reviewed journals.