Spartan Bioscience produces molecular tests for infectious disease, precision medicine, and water safety testing.
Steve joined Spartan in 2019 and oversees corporate strategy and international business development. Steve has more than 15 years of experience in business development, strategic planning, and international markets such as the Middle East. He has founded and held senior leadership roles in several high-technology companies, including Knowmadics, Cobham plc, and EMS Technologies (NASDAQ: ELMG). Most recently, Steve was the CEO and President of Nautics Group, a military surveillance company.
Steve holds an Honors Bachelor of Applied Science in Systems Design Engineering from the University of Waterloo.
Sean joined Spartan in 2015 and is responsible for the manufacturing of Spartan’s instruments and tests. Sean has more than 30 years of experience in operations and manufacturing at companies including Abbott point-of-care, JDSU, and Nortel. At Abbott, he was Plant Director of a 500,000 square-foot medical device manufacturing facility that produced the i-STAT® portable clinical analyzer and 35 million test cartridges annually.
Sean holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering degree from Carleton University and a Masters of Business Administration degree from Queen’s University. He is a licensed Professional Engineer.
Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Jeremy Bridge-Cook is a seasoned leader who is leading the research and development of all product lines at Spartan, and leading the Assay and Engineering teams. When it comes to assay development and innovation —areas highly critical to Spartan’s growth—Bridge-Cook’s background in the diagnostic space is key. Jeremy brings to Spartan former experience as the President and CEO of RNA Diagnostics Inc., and Senior Vice President of Research and Development at Luminex Corporation.
Chief Scientific Officer and VP R&D
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