Jason Speake, Ph.D. VP, Chemistry
Jason serves as our VP of Chemistry. He brings an impressive track record of experience in the biotechnology sector, advancing innovative products through preclinical and clinical development. Prior to joining the team at Oerth Bio, Dr. Speake was Senior Manager of Discovery Services at Cambrex, where he was responsible for internal innovation investment, drug discovery and development leadership, and client interactions. Before Cambrex he held senior roles at the likes of Avista Pharma, Scynexis, Targacept, and GlaxoSmithKline. Dr. Speake received his B.S. in Chemistry at Oral Roberts University, Tulsa, Oklahoma, and his Ph.D. in Chemistry at Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, and is an author of over 50 patents and publications.