The provider of nucleic acid sample preparation solutions appointed Professor Steve Howell as non-executive chairman of its board of directors.
Howell has over 20 years’ life science commercialization experience and is the founder of Innova Partnerships. He has held various positions at Unilever, Alere, and Unipath, and was named a visiting professor of commercial innovation at King’s College, London, in 2015.
Said Howell, “The Arcis sample preparation technology has enormous potential across many application areas, including diagnostics and genetic understanding. I am excited to be joining the team as we build the business to bring products to market that will have real and positive impact on patient quality of life.”