Chief Science Advisor
Raul Cuero, Ph.D.
Dr. Cuero holds many inventions in the area of biotechnology related to pharmaceutical, medical, environmental, and agriculture and food. Currently, his main trust of research is in the area of synthetic biology. Some of his inventions are already patented, or patent pending, or in process for patent submission. He's also an author of many scientific publications. Creativity is Dr. Cuero's driving force, and one of his main purposes is to train young people to become inventors. Thus, he founded the International Park of Creativity for young people; and has also written several books on creativity.
Dr. Cuero holds a PhD degree in Microbiology from Strathclyde University, UK, a M.Sc. in Plant Pathology from The Ohio State University, USA, B.Sc. in Biology from Heidelberg University, USA, and a Biology Degree from Universidad del Valle, Colombia. He also holds two Honorary Doctor degrees. Also, he is a recipient of numerous scientific and/or professional recognitions. Dr. Cuero has a worldwide scientific experience in the United States, Europe, Asia, Latin America, and Africa. Currently, he is an international consultant on science and biotechnology, residing in the United States.
Michael B. Easley
Member / Director / President
Michael B. Easley is a seasoned business consultant and entrepreneur. In Mike's 40-year plus career as a certified public accountant, he has assisted hundreds of entrepreneurs in all facets of "a successful deal", including valuation, acquisition, disposition, due diligence, negotiation, mergers & acquistions, family succession, and tax structure optimization. Individually, Mike invests in, directs and owns a variety of privately held businesses.
As president of BioCapital Holdings, LLC, Mike oversees the company's research and development programs, intellectual property product selections and advancement, investor relations and financial growth. BioCapital's growing success presents significant hurdles, but promises tremendous rewards.
Charles A. Roe
Member / Director / Sr. Vice President
Charles A. Roe has a background as a certified public accountant and is a licensed registered investment advisor. Charles has in-depth experience in successfully guiding clients through financial investment alternatives. As a senior vice president of BioCapital, he takes an active role in the operational side of BioCapital, including market research, production analysis, product development, strategic planning and implementation.
Senior Vice President of Finance and Strategic Planning
Brian Tamplen is a 30 year industry veteran in commodities, investments, and finance helping companies to navigate cash flow, risk management, and asset optimization.
Mr. Tamplen holds a B.S. degree in Mathematics from The University of Texas at Tyler and an MBA from The University of Massachusetts.
Chief Technology Officer
Dan Reid brings over 25 years of experience combining functional subject matter expertise with enterprise technical architectures, and is widely published in magazines such as Wall Street & Technology and CRO Magazine.
Mr. Reid holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering / Computer Science and patent #7571138:"Method, system and program for credit risk management utilizing credit limits".
Director of Administration