Lixin Shen

President & CEO, Wuxi Howfond Biopharma Co., Ltd. 

Dr. Lixin Shen currently serves as the president and chief executive officer of Wuxi Howfond Biopharma Co., Ltd. Dr. Shen obtained his Ph.D. from University of Waterloo in 1999 and M.S. from University of Toronto in 1995. Dr. Shen has worked in both public and private companies, and ranked from senior scientist to vice president before the current position. He has a broad range of experiences such as drug discovery and development, project and technology management, and business development and company management in both USA and China. Dr. Shen also served as the president of Sino-American Pharmaceutical Professionals Association – New England from 2004 to 2005 and chairman of its executive advisory committee from 2005 to 2006. Recently he has served as co-founder and managing member of Chinese-American Bio-Medical Association since its foundation.