Led by proven scientists, engineers
and entrepreneurs.

12

Exits

20

Startups

85

Patents

200

Clinical trials

500+

Peer reviewed publications

Our team members have been
instrumental parts of the following
organizations:

Our Leadership

Carlos Camara

CEO

PhD Physics, proven venture capital- backed technology entrepreneur with experience in productizing R&D, applied physics, instrument control, data acquisition and processing. Co-invented novel x-ray technology and licensed from the Regents of the University of California for commercialization.

Randy Murphy

CSO

PhD Medicinal Chemistry, Neuropharmacology, Neural Sciences NYU/Cornell, took two companies public on NASDAQ as CSO/founder, National Bureau Standards/NIH, specialty in epilepsy and CNS drugs.

Daniel Cook

EXECUTIVE BOARD MEMBER

20 years successful natural products entrepreneur specializing in growing companies from zero to $100M revenue, built “Rising Star Brand” at LVMH, Califia Farms, Constellation Brands, Harvard Business School.

Jill Thomassian

COO

MSME, MBA, 25+ years technology operations, including 18,000 deployments and NYSE IPO as COO, optical, biomedical, military industry experience, MIT Engineer, 1st Lieutenant US Army.

Andres Martinez

VICE PRESIDENT, CHEMISTRY

MS, Analytical Chemistry, R&D experience in silica polymer synthesis and stable isotope geochemistry laboratories, with a focus on natural products, including Cannabinoid isolation, pesticides and terpenes.

Tom Lopez

VICE PRESIDENT, ENGINEERING

PhD in Mechanical Engineering, 6+ years experience with plasma properties, nano-particle fabrication, thin film deposition, vacuum system/components, and material composition.  2+ years experience as a plasma scientist with Core Technology Group.

Tisha Villaluz

DIRECTOR, PEOPLE AND OPERATIONS

MBA in Business, 19+ years Human Resources and administrative operations experience with specialization in benefits administration, talent acquisition management and payroll management.

Daria Grigoreva

CHEMIST

PhD in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Process Engineering. Process engineer and chemist with specialization membranes, polymers, and chromatography. 10+ years in chemistry, lab management, and processing facilities.

Science Board

Michael Rogawski, MD

Dr. Rogawski is professor in the Department of Neurology with joint appointment in the Department of Pharmacology, and a member of the Center for Neuroscience at the University of California, Davis. Until 2006, he was senior investigator and chief of the Epilepsy Research Section at the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.

Jerry W. King, PhD

Dr. King is the ALES Fulbright Visiting Research Chair in Food Science CFS at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR. Dr. King has been involved in critical fluid technology for over 50 years, particularly in the application of SFE, SFC, and related pressurized fluid technologies as applied to foodstuffs, lipid substrates, natural products, and renewable biomass.

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