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Vena Research Center, Inc

VRC intends to provide pharmaceutical/biopharmaceutical development contract services as a Contract Research Organization (CRO).

  • Stage $3M in TTM Revenue
  • Industry Biotechnology
  • Location Donora, PA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded September 2012
  • Employees 12
  • Website

Company Summary

VRC plans to operate as a CRO offering the following services to the Pharmaceutical/Biopharmaceutical industry: Animal Studies Services, Analytical Services, GMP, GLP, GCP. It is so important because the Pharmaceutical industry is desparately in need of these services. Our customers are Pharmaceuticals companies, Universities, Pharma incubators, Pharma Consulting companies, Healthcare companies, Scientific Researchers, etc.


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    Sylvester Kaunda

    Mr. Sylvester Kaunda, the founder of Vena Research Center, will hold the position of President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Kaunda brings over twenty years of top notch management experience to this position. He has brad based executive expertise in management, finance, marketing developed and information technology which he gained in his position as president and founder of Vena Technologies, LLC and SK Computer Solutions, Inc.
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    Dr. C M
    Chief Operating Officer

    He brings twenty two years of experience in academic, pharmaceutical industry spanning R&D and commercial. His industry strength includes pharmaceutical R&D, manufacturing, compliance, global technical leadership, CRO relationship management. He had done postdoctoral research at Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan and The Royal Institution of Great Britain, London. Earned his Ph. D in Physical Chemistry from Cambridge University.

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    Martin Ragan
    Chief Financial Officer

    He brings fifty five years of diversified accounting and financial management experience to this position. He has extensive experience in restructuring and turning around businesses in financial distress and returning them to a solid path of profitability. He also has forty years in mergers and acquisitions and taking companies public. He currently sits on the Board of Directors of three corporations.


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