Currently Vice President of Business Development dedicated to the discovery and creation of shareholder value for Life Science companies. --Extensive Scientific Research experience in Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Companies AMGEN, ALLERGAN --Experience as Technical Liaison/Advisor for prominent financial institutions focused on Healthcare and Biotech investments Prior experience includes: AMGEN: (Research Scientist ) Drug Product Process Development, Drug Engineering, FDA technology- liaison, Product Characterization, Commercial Manufacturing Support, Commercial Drug Development , Drug Formulation and Pre-commercial Drug Product Tech Transfer. ALLERGAN: (Research Scientist) Project design and management of proprietary materials and data for medical device and medical aesthetic products. Scientific research team lead of collagen and capsular-contracture studies for devices. Biomaterial optimization applying advanced histology, cell culture and immunohistochemistry. OPUS Point Partners/OPN Capital Markets/ National Securities: Scientific Advisor and technology liaison. Worked alongside lead market strategist and lead biotech analyst at National Securities for The Biotech Group. Lead the due diligence process for the Managing Director at OPN Capital Markets, reviewing product mechanisms,intellectual property and overall technology/concept viability.