Alok Tayi PhD, is the CEO and co-founder of TetraScience, a data integration and insights platform for the life sciences. As CEO, he has led an organization of 30+ employees, serving 60+ customers, and has raised $10M+ in venture capital. Prior to founding TetraScience, Alok co-founded the open innovation platform, PreScouter and helped build the company to serve 400+ customers. He has been published in Forbes, Nature, and Nature Chemistry, amongst other premier media and journals. Alok has over 15 years of research experience spanning chemistry and biomaterials. Originally from New York, Alok completed his B.S. and PhD in Materials Science at Cornell University and Northwestern University, respectively and performed post-doctoral work with George Whitesides at Harvard.