Aviva Systems Biology’s founding team has extensive backgrounds in biotechnology development and commercialization. Since 2002, they have guided Aviva into becoming one of the premier antibody manufacturing organizations in its respective industry.
Peter Jiang, M.D. - President & Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Jiang brings a vast amount of knowledge and experience in biotechnology and management to Aviva from more than fifteen years of experience in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries. Dr. Jiang has previously served as Vice President of Operations in Aviva in San Diego and President of Aviva in Beijing. Before joining Aviva, Dr. Jiang managed Tang Pharmaceuticals in China as General Manager from 1999 to 2007. Prior to that, Dr. Jiang served as assistant professor in the Department of Medicine at Northwestern University. Dr. Jiang holds a M.D. degree in Pediatrics.
James Wang, Ph. D. - Chief Operating Officer
With a decorated academic record, Dr. Wang is a veteran in the biotechnology industry. He has over 18 years of experience in immunological reagent development, management, marketing, and sales. Prior joining Aviva, Dr. Wang served as the President and COO at GeneTex Inc., where he established a robust product development and antibody production platform which generated tens of thousands antibody reagents on an industrial scale. Before entering the industry, Dr. Wang received his Ph.D. from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio with a strong background in molecular biology, biochemistry, immunology and virology.
Matt Landry - Vice President of Marketing and Sales
Mr. Landry brings expertise in marketing, sales, business development, and operations to the Aviva team from over 10 years of experience in the research and diagnostic markets. Mr. Landry was previously the Senior Vice President of Marketing and Sales at GenWay Biotech, where he established multiple commercialization platforms. Prior to GenWay, he focused on sales at Stratagene (acquired by Agilent) and USB Corporation (acquired by Affymetrix). Mr. Landry holds a B.S. in Biotechnology with an emphasis in microbiology, viticulture and enology from University of California at Davis.
Joseph Wong - Director of Operations
Joseph is Aviva’s director of operations, responsible for leading the company’s distribution operations and strategic relations from the US. He has 20 years of operations, business development and management consulting experience. Prior to joining Aviva, Joseph started and operated several technology companies in China. He has an MBA from the University of Southern California’s Marshall School of Business.
Husheng Zhang, Ph. D.- Vice President of Aviva Systems Biology Beijing
Dr. Zhang is responsible for polyclonal antibody production, quality control, technical support and R&D in Aviva Systems Biology Beijing. He has over seven years of molecular biology experience and polyclonal antibody production experience. He is a graduate of the prestigious Cancer Institute, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences.