Don O’Neil earned his Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from University of California San Diegoan MBA from Cornell, and brings to Curiox 25 years of sales and marketing expertise in life science research, pharmaceuticals, sequencing, and diagnostics. His life science experience includes several years at Illumina, where he contributed to the formation and expansion of the company’s class-leading sequencing technology. Don was appointed a Kauffman Fellow / Venture Capital Associate and spent two years at Domain Associates, a well-known venture capital firm in San Diego. He then reconnected with his interest in life science innovation through marketing and senior management positions at Invitrogen and Millipore. In 2012, Don moved to Orflo as a Senior Vice President of Sales and Strategic Partnerships and then to Gemini Biosystems as Chief Commercial Officer in 2013.
“We are thrilled to have Don join the Curiox team,” said Curiox founder and Chief Executive Officer Dr. Namyong Kim. “His passion for innovation and deep experience commercializing advanced life science technologies will be invaluable as Curiox continues its rapid growth.”
About Curiox Biosystems, Inc.
Next-generation therapies deserve next-generation sample prep solutions. Curiox has brought together surface chemistry and instrumentation expertise to overcome critical challenges slowing the pace of life-science research. By focusing on common assay steps and workflows where miniaturization and automation are currently underutilized, the company has developed innovative technologies that simultaneously improve both productivity and data quality, accelerating the pace of therapeutic development.
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