MindX Sciences Logo

People

Comprehensive approach. Implemented by an experienced team.

Leadership
Alexander B. Niculescu, MD, PhD
Alexander B. Niculescu, MD, PhD
Founder / Chairman / CEO

Dr. Niculescu developed the proprietary technologies licensed by the company. Trained as a researcher and clinician at the Scripps Research Institute and University of California at San Diego, he is currently a Professor of Psychiatry and Medical Neuroscience at Indiana University School of Medicine. He is also on the staff of the Veterans Hospital in Indianapolis, and completed an Executive MBA at IU Kelley School of Business. Dr. Niculescu is the recipient of prestigious national and international awards in the field of psychiatric genomics, and is internationally known for his work on precision medicine for mental health.

More about Dr. Niculescu"s work. / LinkedIn
Sunil Hazaray
Sunil Hazaray
President
  • Ex-Phillips, Bayer, Roche.
  • Experienced Leader, Diagnostics.
LinkedIn
Diana McKenzie
Diana McKenzie
Board Member / Investor / Special Advisor
  • Ex-CIO Workday, Amgen, Lilly.
  • Board Member Vertex, MetLife.
  • Brain health advocate.
LinkedIn
Tien Lee, MD
Tien Lee, MD
Co-Founder / Board Member
  • Dr. Lee is an experienced biotech business development executive; CEO of Aardvark Therapeutics; former CSO, NantKwest.
LinkedIn
Erik Woods, PhD
Erik Woods, PhD
Co-Founder / Advisor
  • Dr. Woods is an experienced entrepreneur. He is co-founder and CSO of Ossium Health.
LinkedIn
Anantha Shekhar, MD, PhD
Anantha Shekhar, MD, PhD
Co-Founder / Scientific Advisor
  • Dr. Shekhar is Associate Dean for Research, IU School of Medicine, and is the incoming Dean of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He is a world-class expert in neuropsychiatric drug development and clinical trials.
LinkedIn
Richard Hake, PhD, JD
Richard Hake, PhD, JD
Co-Founder / Patent Counsel
  • Dr. Hake is chief patent counsel, Metagenics. He is formerly the chief patent counsel of Kythera Biopharmaceuticals.
LinkedIn
Stephen M. Stahl, MD, PhD, DSc
Stephen M. Stahl, MD, PhD, DSc
Co-Founder / CMO
  • Dr. Stahl is Professor of Psychiatry, UC San Diego, and founder of the Neuroscience Education Institute. He is chairman of Arbor Scientia, and author of Stahl’s Psychopharmacology (3rd Ed., Cambridge University Press).
LinkedIn
Scientific Advisory Board
Don Brown, MD, MS.
Don Brown, MD, MS.
Scientific Advisor / Investor
  • Dr. Brown is currently Founder and CEO, Lifeomic. He is a serial entrepreneur (Genesys/Interactive Intelligence, Software Artistry), and a world-class expert in IT and databases.
LinkedIn
Dr. Kim Janda
Dr. Kim Janda
Scientific Advisor
  • Dr. Janda is a world-class chemist and professor at Scripps Research.
LinkedIn
Jerold Chun, MD, PhD
Jerold Chun, MD, PhD
Scientific Advisor
  • Dr. Chun is a leading neuroscientist and Professor at Sanford Burnham Prebys Institute, with extensive pharma drug discovery experience.
LinkedIn
Mike Lardon, MD
Mike Lardon, MD
Scientific Advisor
  • Dr. Lardon is a top sports psychiatrist in San Diego that works with top athletes and CEOs.
LinkedIn
Team
Sunil Kurian, PhD.
Sunil Kurian, PhD.
Chief Scientific Advisor
  • Transplant Genomics Inc., Scripps. Expert in blood biomarkers.
LinkedIn
Jim Schulz, CPA
Jim Schulz, CPA
Chief Financial Advisor
  • Expert in financial management and operations for start-ups.
LinkedIn
Shlomo Shemesh, MBA
Shlomo Shemesh, MBA
Chief Commercial Advisor
  • Caris Life Sciences. Expert in medical device, diagnostics, and pharma sales.
LinkedIn
Felix Wyss, M.Sc.
Felix Wyss, M.Sc.
Chief Informatics Advisor
    LinkedIn