Mark Gladwell

Mark Gladwell is COO of Sapphiros, CEO of Biocrucible and member of the Board. Previously, Mark was President, Global Operations and Global Business Services at Smith & Nephew with responsibility for Global Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Procurement, Engineering, New Product Transfers, Operational Excellence, Business Services, Facilities, Sustainability, and all Operational Strategy Programs. Prior to Smith & […]

Niall Armes

Niall Armes is CTO of Sapphiros and a renowned molecular biologist and protein biochemist who invented the Recombinase Polymerase Amplification (RPA) isothermal DNA amplification technology. He is both founder and Chief Scientific Officer of Sapphiros’ subsidiary company Biocrucible, a UK-based company pioneering a new amplification chemistry to enable faster, cheaper, and more accurate point-of care […]

Tim Feeney

Tim Feeney is Vice President Finance & Administration of Sapphiros. Previously, Tim was President and founder of HF Management Group, a leading retailer and wholesaler of wireless telecommunications solutions responsible for all strategic planning, operations, sales, and finance functions. Prior to HF Management Group, Tim served in various senior finance positions within startup, growth-oriented and […]

Sharad Joshi

Sharad Joshi is a Global entrepreneurial medical devices CEO with a strong track record driving rapid global growth and laying the strategic foundations for sustained success through strategic and product innovation, proven sales/marketing and distribution channel building, and M&A/partnership/alliance leadership. He is a leader who fosters a mission-focused, fun and collaborative environment. Builds and leads […]

Mike Robbat

Mike Robbat is General Counsel of Sapphiros. Previously, he was General Counsel and VP, Business Development for Seaport Diagnostics, a Boston-based startup focused on diagnostics, genetics and cellular therapeutics, where he led the legal function and originated or closed many of the company’s key commercial partnerships and research collaborations. Prior to Seaport, Mike worked in […]

Debbie Rogers

Debbie Rogers is Head of Human Resources at Sapphiros. Previously Debbie was Senior Vice President, Human Resources at Smith & Nephew Inc, responsible for the provision of HR Business Partner Services to the Presidents of Global Operations, Quality, Regulatory & R&D. During her 37 years in HR, Debbie worked internationally for various divisions within Abbott […]

Ryan Schmidt

Ryan Schmidt is the General Manager of GoToKnow. Previously, Ryan was with Visby Medical, where he was responsible for building and managing the commercial function including customer service, marketing, sales, and business development. While at Visby, he led the successful commercialization of Visby’s single use, disposable PCR platform for both respiratory and sexually transmitted infections. […]

Robin Smith

Robin Y Smith, CEO Sapphiros AI Bio. Robin is passionate about building startup organizations and entrepreneurship with over 30 years of experience in building life science businesses, and R&D organizations within public companies. Robin has 16 patents from a diverse range of informatics, diagnostics and software including the first electronic laboratory notebook, first big data […]

Jennifer Biroschak

Jennifer Biroschak is the Laboratory Director for Sapphiros Labs, responsible for the operation of the Boston, Massachusetts and the Redwood City, California laboratories. Jennifer’s career spans more than 2 decades, specializing in Molecular Diagnostics. During this time, she has worked in Molecular Genetics at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Molecular Pathology at the Cleveland Clinic, […]