Christopher K.

Executive with 12+ years experience in Healthcare, specializing in Bioinformatics

United States of America
English

I love science and am passionate about the power of biology and big data to deliver tangible improvements to health and society. I build teams and projects that help drive change every day.

  • Biotech, Pharma & Life Sciences
  • Biotechnology
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Medtech
  • ...

450

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Director Of Business Development

Tempus Labs, Inc.
2 years
Current position
Jan 2021 - Present
Tempus is making precision medicine a reality by applying AI in healthcare, deriving insights from our expansive library of clinical data and molecular data. We enable physicians to mak...see more

Business Development Manager

Personalis, Inc.
2 years
Apr 2019 - Jan 2021
• Facilitated deals globally with emerging companies and major bio-pharmas, contributing to excellent year on year (YOY) revenue growth of 73% in 2019 and 23% YOY as of Q2 2020. • Proje...see more

Customer Support Manager & Field Application Scientist

Dovetail Genomics, LLC
5 months
Jul 2018 - Dec 2018
• Saved a product line by increasing customer success rates with a kit from 45% to 85% by leading a task force that overhauled internal support processes and re-wrote the technical prod...see more

Scientific Consultant

Icelandic Plus
4 months
Dec 2016 - Apr 2017
• Designed supply chain protocols to prevent spoilage of premium pet food during trans-Atlantic shipments totaling $6M+ annually.

Business and Regulatory Strategy Consultant

Miraculex
2 years
Oct 2016 - Jun 2018
• Project managed the creation of a regulatory compliance plan focusing on cGMP and FDA Nutraceutical regulations (21 CFR Part 111), which was implemented at the firm’s first manufactur...see more

Graduate Researcher

University of California, Santa Cruz
5 years
Sep 2013 - Jun 2018
• Developed a new bio-informatic technique to detect the movement of genes between species in whole genome data, building and implementing over 100 computing grid scalable Python, R, an...see more

Representative to the UC Board of Regents

University of California
3 years
Sep 2013 - Aug 2016
• Negotiated with university and state officials to link tuition increases to inflation, ensuring the UC’s $3.4B tuition revenue grows predictably, boosting affordability for working-cl...see more

Core Laboratory Technician

University of Southern California
1 year
May 2010 - Aug 2011
• Extracted DNA from thousands of environmental samples in a DNA-free controlled environment for genomic sequencing. • Coordinated extraction services for multiple clients and projects ...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Biotechnology
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Medtech
  • Drug Discovery / Clinical Research
  • Life Sciences
  • Biotech, Pharma & Life Sciences

Role experience

  • Healthcare Services
  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Strategy & Business Development

Expertise

  • Bio-pharma
  • Bioinformatics
  • Clinical Reasearch