Jonathan Adams, MBA, who founded the predecessor company to BioVie in 2007, has over 28 years of biopharmaceutical industry experience. This includes finance, acquisitions and licensing deals, technology commercialization, global product launches, marketing and sales force management and training. At Searle Pharmaceuticals he was a member of the global launch team for Celebrex, and he has worked on the development of follow-on COX-2 inhibitors. After Searle, Mr. Adams worked as an account supervisor and vice president for healthcare advertising agencies and developed expertise in wide variety of therapeutic areas and medical devices. He was subsequently a leader of Mission Pharmacal’s urology division. Mr. Adams earned a BS at Cornell University and an MBA at the Tuck School at Dartmouth.