Open Nav

Please submit your session questions in advance at

Richard Andrews

President and CEO

Azitra, Inc.

Mr. Andrews has spent most of his career as a C level executive leading operations, finance, commercial and clinical development for firms focused on new products that address inflammatory disease. His work has been primarily focused on skin disease, pneumonia, infant hypoxic ischemia and kidney failure. Mr. Andrews has been instrumental in translating research and academic discoveries into product development, clinical programs, building alliances and partnerships, and organizing operational teams. Mr. Andrews also led financing processes which have secured over $135M in equity funding for new ventures. Early in his career Mr. Andrews led the commercialization of several natural cell systems to prevent disease on fruits and vegetables and also launched several DNA diagnostic tests for periodontal disease. Mr. Andrews received graduate degrees in physical biochemistry (MS), and technology management (SM) from Purdue University, and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

This speaker's sessions: