We’re on a Mission to Accelerate Precision Medicine

Chris Capdevila, Chief Executive Officer

As Chief Executive Officer at Amplion, Chris brings over 25 years of experience in leading enterprise software companies to success, including LogicalApps, Oracle, and Fiserv.

Chris is deeply passionate about the paradigm shift that we are experiencing in drug development and the inevitable realization of precision medicine. He understands the challenges that this fundamental paradigm shift brings to our Life Science customers and firmly believes that the power of machine learning will unlock the efficiencies and discoveries that are absolutely critical to success in precision medicine.

Chris graduated summa cum laude from UCLA with a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics and was named Software Entrepreneur of the Year in 2005 by the California Software Council.

Adam Carroll, Ph.D., Chief Science Officer

As Chief Science Officer at Amplion, Adam uses his 25 years of experience in biomedical and data science to develop the Deep Learning models that power our Biomarker Intelligence platform.

Adam believes deeply in the power of data analysis to improve human health and derives the greatest joy from managing interdisciplinary teams to achieve results that would be impossible otherwise.

Prior to founding Amplion, Adam was a Director at Bend Research (now part of Lonza) where he ran technology development programs in several areas, including nanoparticle drug delivery and biotherapeutic production, as well as led the team that built the activity quantifying algorithms in the Nike FuelBand.

Adam was an Assistant Adjunct Professor at UCSF, where he ran the Center for Advanced Technology. And he earned a PhD at UCSF in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and a BA in Chemistry at Williams College.

Michael Taus, Chief Marketing Officer

As Chief Marketing Officer at Amplion, Michael brings over 20 years of experience in growing SaaS and software companies across a range of industries and functional roles.

Michael believes that elegant products inspired by a powerful mission can drive meaningful impact for individuals and our communities.

Prior to joining Amplion, Michael led marketing, business development and product teams at several high-growth companies, including Abodo, CrowdStreet, Profit Point and Rent.com. He is an insatiable entrepreneur who has advised and mentored dozens of startup founders and CEOs. Michael earned a BA in Psychology from UC Irvine and a JD from McGeorge School of Law.