James joined Avivagen in 2007 to establish the company’s biological research facility and direct the R&D program as the senior research biologist. He later moved into the role of Director of Commercialization Science and Product Development. Now he is Executive VP of Business Development & Product Innovation, leading the business team and working with management to advance the global commercialization of the company’s products. James holds graduate degrees and postdoctoral research experience in the fields of molecular biology and physiology.