Scott A. Elster

Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Elster has over 20 years of experience in the biosciences and financial sectors. His experience encompasses planning, finance and strategy development, supply chain, and operations. Most recently, Mr. Elster was director of operations and supply chain at Clinical Micro Sensors (CMS)- a Motorola Company. There, Mr. Elster successfully prepared operations for the company’s first commercial launch, including FDA approval of the GMP manufacturing facility. He led the quality control function, the manufacturing team and operational strategy development. His team was also responsible for materials and inventory management, as well as distribution and warehousing.

For over 13 years at Baxter, Mr. Elster’s management work was focused directly on plasma products worldwide. His roles included manager of strategic planning, business development, finance and strategy for the hyperimmune business unit, and director of global supply chain. Mr. Elster began his career at Deloitte and Touche as a financial statement auditor. He is a board member and past chairman of the board for Monrovia Growers.

Mr. Elster received his Bachelor of Science from California State University, Northridge, and his Master of Business from the Anderson Graduate School of Management at University of California at Los Angeles.