Dr. Raymond W. Urbanski MD, Ph.D.
Chief Executive Officer and Director
Dr. Urbanski joins Applied BioSciences with an impressive list of accomplishments throughout his career ranging from academic research and private practice to his work and rise within the pharmaceutical industry. Dr. Urbanski spent eight years with Pfizer and held several positions within the company which included medical director of diversified products, senior medical director of breast cancer products, senior medical director of oncology clinical R&D, and eventually Vice President/Chief Medical Officer of the Established Products Business Unit. In addition to his roles with Pfizer, Dr. Urbanski served as Chief Medical Officer of Mylan Inc., Chief Medical Officer of MannKind Corp., and Senior Director of US Medical Affairs for Aventis.
He brings extensive experience in building highly effective and efficient organizations as well as experience in all phases of drug development across numerous therapeutic areas including hematology/oncology, rheumatology, neurology, cardiovascular medicine, and endocrinology/diabetes.
President and Director
Chris Bridges has served as our President since February 10, 2017, and as a director since March 9, 2017. Mr. Bridges has served as the Chief Executive Officer of Vessix Inx, a virtual payment systems business which provides payment services designed for the aviation industry, since January 2013. From January 2009 until September 2013, Mr. Bridges served as a director of Banctek Solutions, which provides merchant bankcard processing services to all types of merchants. From January 2005 until January 2008, Mr. Bridges was Executive Vice President - Acquisitions at PRS Assets, of Denver, Colorado.
John Brady has served as the Secretary of the Company since October 3, 2016. Mr. Brady spent the first part of his career as a broker and owner of a boutique investment banking brokerage firm. For the past 12 years, he been an independent consultant, advising on strategic business planning. Mr. Brady attended Brooklyn College from 1983 to 1987.
Since 2014, Mr. Stevens has been a Partner at Grays Peak Capital, a global investment firm located in New York. Mr. Stevens has over twenty years of global investment experience in finance, technology, consulting and M&A. Prior to Grays Peak, Mr. Stevens was a Portfolio Manager for sixteen years in public and private market investing. Before joining the buyside, Mr. Stevens was an Analyst at Merrill Lynch & Co. in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group where he completed over $20 billion of transactions in various sectors including aerospace/defense, media, healthcare, and energy. Mr. Stevens graduated from the University of Michigan (BA Economics) in 1998.