Dr. Potenzone serves as the Chief Operating Officer (COO) and VP Marketing for the tranSMART Foundation. Dr. Potenzone has spent more than 30 years designing and delivering novel and integrated solutions across the life science, biological and chemical industries. His background includes recent positions at PerkinElmer as the VP of Product Strategy (Informatics); at Microsoft as worldwide pharma industry technology strategist; and president of Lion Biosciences US. Previously, as senior vice president of Research and Development at MDL, he initiated the development of Isentris and Discovery Gate. Prior to that, he was director of New Product Development and Research for Chemical Abstracts, developing SciFinder and SciFinder Scholar. Dr. Potenzone holds a Ph.D. and an M.S. in macromolecular science from Case Western Reserve University and a B.S. in biophysics from the University of Pittsburgh. To see Rudy's LinkedIn profile click HERE.