As President of Dodds & Associates, David Dodds brings clients 30 years of experience at the interface of chemistry and biotechnology, and over 25 years experience building and leading multi-disciplinary scientific teams in Biotechnology and Chemical Process Development organizations.
With a Ph.D. in organic chemistry, post-doctoral work in molecular biology, and industrial experience combining organic synthesis, biotechnology, biocatalysis, plus natural product fermentation and downstream processing, he provides a unique combination of skills.
Within both start-up and big pharma organizations, he has a record of successfully bringing together scientific disciplines in project teams, teams that have created new process technologies with real commercial value. In addition to his scientific achievements, David has served on due-diligence teams for acquisitions, worked with regulatory groups on commercial processes, supported legal groups defending patents and worked with founders and academics in start-up companies.
His international reputation in both academia and industry provides an extensive network of industrial and academic colleagues in multiple disciplines upon which he can draw as necessary.
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