Michael joined Med-Pharmex as Chief Financial Officer in July 2013. Prior to joining Med-Pharmex, Michael was the Senior Vice President of Finance for Anchen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (“Anchen”), a Southern California-based pharmaceutical company in the human generic drug industry well-known for its controlled-release technologies and products. At Anchen, Michael headed the financial operations in addition to the Information Technology and Human Resources functions and was instrumental in building a best-of-class finance organization and infrastructure and helped lead the sale of the company to Par Pharmaceuticals. Prior to relocating to Southern California, Michael held various finance management roles in both privately held and publicly traded high technology manufacturing companies in Silicon Valley. He was the Vice President of Finance and Corporate Controller for Photon Dynamics, Inc. and was part of the finance team that took Western Multiplex Corporation public. Michael started his career as an auditor for Deloitte and Touche. Michael has a bachelor’s degree from U.C. Berkeley and is a Certified Public Accountant in California.
Michael is married to his college sweetheart, Jennifer, and they are blessed with having a wonderful teenage daughter. In his spare time, Michael enjoys going out for a run, playing piano for fun, and spending time with his family.