Stephen Van Deventer
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Van Deventer is an experienced business person and corporate director. Specialising in international corporate relations and business development over the last thirty years, Mr. Van Deventer has focused on launching small to medium-sized companies into the public markets in Canada, the United States and Europe. He has also owned and operated private businesses.
Mak Jawadekar Ph.D.
President & Chief Science Officer
Dr. Mak Jawadekar worked at Pfizer Inc. in Groton-New London, Connecticut, for 28 consecutive years. His most recent position was as a Director of Portfolio Management at Pfizer Inc. He was responsible for Drug Delivery Technology Assessment function involving external ‘Drug Delivery’ technologies. He has extensive experience in creating and cultivating external partnerships and alliances for drug delivery technologies. He began his professional career at Pfizer Central Research in early 1982, after having completed his Ph.D. in Pharmaceutics at the University of Minnesota.
Dr. Linnéa Olofsson
Dr. Olofsson is an accomplished biophysicist with 12 years of laboratory research experience in academia, and 3 years working in the private sector as scientific support and equipment sales. She successfully advances science by providing counsel and training to the scientific community, contributing to executing strategic marketing plans by working in conjunction with the sales team members to identify and qualify sales leads through technical discussions. Dr. Olofsson closely collaborates with corporate strategic decision-making processes to penetrate new market applications to increase return on investment.