Dr. Thomas Pitler joined Kineticos in April 2022 as President & Chief Operating Officer for Life Sciences. Dr. Pitler has over 20 years of experience as a senior executive in biotechnology companies and in consulting roles for biotech and pharmaceutical companies. He has extensive experience in early drug development, clinical research, business development, due diligence, and company financing. Prior to joining Kineticos, Dr. PItler was an independent biotech consultant, Head of Business Development for VetMed Therapeutics, CEO of Capture Pharmaceuticals, VP of Business Development for Heron Therapeutics, VP of Business Development for Chimerix, Chief Business & Financial Officer of Neurogen Corp, and a faculty member at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.
Dr. Pitler earned his Ph.D. at Wake Forest University School of Medicine and his B.A. degree at Wake Forest University.