As Vice President, Facilities, Engineering and Capital Projects at Lykan Bioscience, Matthew is leading the charge to design and buildout a revolutionary biotech cell therapy manufacturing facility. He is responsible for all corporate technical operations, including Facilities & Engineering, EH&S, Tech Transfer and Product Optimization, Clinical and Commercial manufacturing, Warehousing and Supply Chain. Matthew is also implementing and monitoring all site-wide systems and programs to gain FDA approval and ensure compliance with regulatory, industry and corporate policies and regulations.
Beginning his career as an electronics engineer, the decorated Marine worked his way to be founder of his first company, providing Metrology and Asset Management Services to regulated industries. Matthew then refocused his expertise; built out and managed clinical and commercial manufacturing facilities for the Biotech/Pharma and Medical Device industries. He has led and built many strong and dedicated teams for companies including PharmaForce, Boston Scientific, Aderans, Dendreon, and Biotest.
What energizes and inspires Matthew is recognizing that his background, experience and leadership can all be channeled into making such big differences to his team, his colleagues, and the company’s mission.