Alex Satz (WuXi AppTec)
Alex Satz has 15+ years experience building and leading DNA encoded library (DEL) technology platforms, and is currently the senior director of DEL strategy and operations at WuXi AppTec. Prior to joining WuXi AppTec, Alex built and led the Roche DEL platform in Basel Switzerland and Nutley USA, and helped to develop the first industrial-scale DEL platform at Praecis Pharmaceuticals (later purchased by GlaxoSmithKline). Alex also worked as a medicinal chemist at AstraZeneca, was an NIH postdoctoral fellow at Harvard Medical School, and earned his PhD in organic chemistry from the University of California Santa Barbara. In the field of DEL, Alex has authored 18 peer-reviewed articles and two book chapters.