Dr. Trevor P. Castor - President and Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Trevor P. Castor, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer, has over 30 years of diversified business experience ranging from management, marketing and finance to technology and business development in the energy, environmental and biopharmaceutical industries. He has had bottom-line experience with several high-tech startups. Dr. Castor graduated from the University of California, Berkeley, with a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering and a Master of Science degree in Chemical Engineering. He graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada. He studied Business Administration at St. Mary's College, Brooklyn, NY, and Management, Marketing and Finance at the Harvard University Extension Program, Cambridge, MA. He is the primary author of 36 issued US and international patents and 15 pending patents. Dr. Castor has collaborated with and consulted to several multinational companies including Baxter Healthcare, Bayer AG, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Eli Lilly, General Electric, Novartis AG and the Gillette Company, and financial institutions such as the Bank of New England and the New England Life Insurance Company.
Joseph F. Faris, CPA - Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Joseph F. Faris, CPA, Chief Financial Officer, has served as a transitional hands-on CFO/Controller to several different industries on a time-sharing/consulting basis over the last 30 years. Some of his clients include Hemagen Diagnostics, Inc., Medical Research, Inc., T Cell Sciences, Inc., Innovative Polymers, Inc. and Neurogen, Inc. He has a Bachelor of Science in Accounting, cum laude, from Northeastern University, Boston, MA.
James J. Falese - Controller
Mr. James J. Falese, Controller, has over 30 years experience in all areas of accounting, cost and financial analysis, strategic planning, budgeting, inventory, financial controls and reporting. Strong expertise in manufacturing cost accounting, implementation of accounting systems, Information Technology and Human Resources management. He most recently worked as Controller of Serica Technologies, Inc., Medford, MA (now Allergan), as Plant Controller at Wyeth Biopharma, Andover, MA (now Pfizer) and Controller of Endogen, Inc., Woburn, MA (now Thermo Fisher Scientific). He has a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Merrimack College, North Andover, MA.