team

Ken Malone, PhD

Chief Executive Officer

Ken Malone provides leadership and business operations expertise. He has engaged in the commercialization of hundreds of new products, and brings a broad experience base from 25 years in business operations, marketing, intellectual property management, M&A, finance and government affairs.

Kelli Booth

Chief Operations Officer

Kelli Booth provides sales, marketing and project management. Booth has a proven track record of bringing new products to market. She has a proven track record of successfully establishing business partnerships.

Alexander MacKerell, PhD

Chief Scientific Officer

Dr. MacKerell provides intellectual property and a deep understanding of the market’s technology. MacKerell is the Grollman-Glick Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Director, Computer-Aided Design Center at the University of Maryland and a co-inventor of SilcsBio’s core technology.

Tina Guvench

Technical Marketing Manager

Tina Guvench provides sales and marketing management. She has a Master’s of Science in Chemistry from the University of Washington- Seattle, and a Bachelor’s of Science in Biochemistry from the University of New England. She brings a broad scientific and technical background to meet customer needs.

Sunhwan Jo, PhD

Commercial Development Director

Dr. Jo provides expertise in computational modeling and simulation software development. Jo has a passion for developing user-friendly software for the scientific community.

Olgun Guvench, PhD

Managing Partner

Dr. Guvench provides product development and represents the corporation’s partners. Guvench has over 20 years of experience in computational chemistry and is co-inventor of SilcsBio’s core technology.

Alex Meltzer, PhD

Drug Development Strategist

Dr. Meltzer is molecular biologist by training and his experience in co-founding life science companies, bringing biotech products to market, and therapeutic drug development helps him bridge the worlds of science and business.