|Georgia Institute of Technology, BA|
Mr. Andino founded Biofisica, Inc. in 1999 with the vision of developing breakthrough products to expedite wound healing and regeneration of connective tissue in humans. Mr. Andino has successfully led the biotechnology company through five rounds of fundraising. In late 2006, Mr. Andino and his management team launched the first wound care product of its kind, POSiFECTÂ® , in the United Kingdom. The product will be subsequently marketed throughout Europe in 2007 and beyond. In addition, the company has begun early stage submission and filing processes for POSiFECTÂ® with the FDA in the United States.
Prior to founding Biofisica, Mr. Andino was a research & development director and senior project manager for CIBA Vision, a leading contact lens and lens care product company. CIBA Vision is a business unit of Novartis AG, one of the largest healthcare companies in the world.