Robert is a product leader with more than 15 years of experience on the software and IT side of healthcare and life sciences. Robert is currently the CEO of Health Linkages Inc., a company focused on solving the data provenance problem in the healthcare and life sciences industries. Health Linkages uses a combination of blockchain and big data technologies to allow organizations to trust, protect and share their data. Robert has a Ph.D. in Chemistry and Biochemistry from UCLA. His career includes positions Deloitte, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Affymetrix and Amersham Pharmacia Biotech. He has also worked with and consulted for many startups and larger companies.