Bob is CEO of Scientific Nutrition Products, Inc. Previously, Bob led the Nutrition and Wellness practice at Scientia Advisors, a strategy consulting firm. Prior to Scientia, Bob was President and CEO of Vitasoy USA, Inc., the nation’s largest marketer and manufacturer of tofu and the pioneer of soymilk in America. This was a management turn-around.
Before Vitasoy, Bob launched three start-ups in the medical nutrition field. Each company addressed chronic medical disorders such as diabetes via targeted nutrition products. All three start-ups were with staff and faculty at Harvard Medical School. Each company created consumer products that were sold through retail pharmacies.
Bob also worked at Abbott Laboratories and Baxter International. He has two awarded patents in the field of nutrition. He is an active mentor with MIT’s Venture Mentoring Service and has served as a judge in MIT’s 100K Business Plan Competition. He has an A.B. in biology from Princeton University, and an MSM (MBA + thesis) from MIT Sloan. After hours, Bob plays in a blues band in the Boston area.