Our Team

Penrose is an organization comprised of highly motivated multi-disciplinary individuals, brought together by a shared commitment towards alleviating human suffering. We believe that our highly skilled and diverse set of dedicated individuals, united under a common mission, can help resolve some of our healthcare system’s challenges that have long been considered impossible.

Penrose management includes biotech and healthcare professionals with deep scientific, clinical and operational expertise.

Leadership Team

James J. Jaber M.D., Ph.D
Founder & Chief Scientific Officer

Mark de Souza
Chief Executive Officer & Member, Board of Directors

Bennett C. Borer, Ph.D
Director of CMC

Christopher W. Schutt
Chief Financial Officer

Jasrai S. Gill, M.D., M.B.A.
Chief Medical Officer (Interim)

Chemical Biology Team

Luke Peterson, Ph.D

Miao-Chia Lo, Ph.D

Scientific Advisors

Prof. David L. Van Vranken, Ph.D
University of California, Irvine

Prof. Paul J. Feustel, M.Engr., Ph.D
Albany Medical College

Prof. Patrick J. Farmer, Ph.D
Baylor University

Clinical Advisors

James A. Stankiewicz, M.D.
Loyola University Medical Center

Salah K. Baydoun, M.D.
Emergency Medicine and Critical Care

Kevin C. Welch, M.D.
Northwestern Memorial Hospital