Viral Patel

Viral Patel

Chief Operations Officer

Viral Patel has over 18 years of global pharmaceutical research experience contributing to the development of therapeutics in a variety of disease areas. He has successfully built pharmacology and enzymology groups within Novartis and Merck, and has extensive experience in developing and automating screening cascades. Viral has a particular interest in mechanistic enzymology and understanding how different modes of inhibition influence clinical efficacy. He currently holds an Honorary Industrial Fellowship with the University of Nottingham.