Dr. Reddy is responsible for research partner institutions and projects throughout North Central Florida. He has a background in Microbiology and Molecular Biology and over 10 years of experience in R&D, business development and strategic planning, and is an accomplished R&D manager with a proven record of developing products from early stage research through clinical development.
As a Chief Scientist and later the COO, he was instrumental in the successful graduation of Integrated Plant Genetics Inc., from the UF Sid Martin Biotechnology Incubator, Alachua, FL. More recently, as the Director of Program Management at Nanotherapeutics Inc, Dr. Reddy managed several multi-million dollar projects in drug, vaccine and medical device development. He completed his post-doc at the University of Florida after earning his Ph.D. in Plant Science from the University of Idaho. He holds an MBA from the University of Florida and is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP).