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Sanguine

Disrupting Clinical Research. Marketplace for collecting biological data

Founders / Key Team

Gerald Lee
Gerald Lee
Chief Product Officer

Previously spent four years as a published biology research associate at Stanford University and UCLA. Graduated from UCLA with a Bachelor of Science in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology.

Brian Neman
Brian Neman
CEO & Founder

Previously Brian was with Oramed Pharma as a manager of investor relations. In the past Brian has worked in Venture capital with TechCoast Angels. Brian was educated at University of Southern California: Masters of Health Policy & Management and Bachelors of Science in Biology, Entrepreneurship, Public Health

Carlyn Crisostomo
Carlyn Crisostomo
COO & Co-Founder

Previously spent 5 years as a clincial researcher with Southwestern Research, Inc. managing clinical studies for Astra Zeneca, Merck, Takeda, and Novartis Pharmaceuticals for their Phase II and III clinical trials on psychiatric conditions such as major depressive disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, bipolar disorder, and PTSD. Earned her MBA from UCLA's Anderson school and her bachelor in Psychobiology from UCLA.

Susan Aroyan
Susan Aroyan
Chief Commercial Officer

Susan has over 18+ years experience in the Pharmaceutical, Biotech and Medical Device Industry and possesses unparalleled success identifying business opportunities and establishing strategic relationships.  Recognized for building revenue within Lifesciences market with innovative technical solutions to reduce spend across the Pharma Value chain.  Susan has been Repeatedly successful in delivering new partnerships, client satisfaction and profitability through superior Go-To-Market planning and program management through forward-thinking and  early adoption of new technologies. Prior to joining  Sanguine , Susan was a Global Account Executive and West Leader for the Lifesciences division at Tech Mahindra & Capgemini and led  the lifesciences division in sales year over year .  In addition, Susan held global  responsibility for R&D and was active in leading all  R&D opportunities.  Realizing the trend to move to aaS type applications and platforms Susan led technology development with partners  such as google, Oracle, Box, Veeva and internal  development teams .  Prior to joining Capgemini, Susan was working for the United States Food & Drug Administration.  Under the office of  management and budget Susan was appointed to lead the FAERS initiative, a replacement to the outdated Safety  data collection system the FDA was under mandate to decommission. Prior to that Susan held several roles within Industry leading Clinical Development at Boehringer Ingelheim & Pfizer.

Candace Shelton
Candace Shelton
VP of Clinical Operations

Candace is VP of Clinical Operations at Sanguine. She was formerly Global Director of Clinical Data Sciences at Celerion. She has also held roles such as Director of Clinical Outreach and Logistics at the International Genomics Consortium as well as the Head of Immunology & Ophthalmology Biometrics Health Outcomes & Payer Support Data Management at Genentech. She has a Master's degree in Clinical Research Management from Arizona State University and a BS from Purdue University.

Stuart Roeves
Stuart Roeves
VP of Sales

Stuart heads the Sales effort at Sanguine. He was formerly a Senior Director of Business Development at ICON plc and i3 Innovus. He has held a series of business development and sales and marketing roles at pharmaceutical companies.

Francisco Leon
Francisco Leon
Chair of Advisory Board/Part-time medical director

CEO/CMO of Celimmune. Former VP of translational immunology at Johnson & Johnson. 

Rüdiger Hausherr
Rüdiger Hausherr
Board Member

Founder and CEO of ORMED.DJO GmbH, a $100M medical device company, acquired by Carlyle and, later, Blackstone.

Tim Triche, M.D., PhD
Tim Triche, M.D., PhD
Board Member

Director at NIH, Diagnostics. Pathology Board: SVBio, Wafergen, GenomeDX.

Oren Golan
Oren Golan
VP, Software Engineering

Previously served as a Senior Software Engineer at YP.com (fka: Yellow Pages) and a Technical Project Manager at MySpace. Technical training from the Israeli Intelligence