Our Board of Directors
Chair of the Board, Dr. Richard Harper, IUPUI
Richard Harper has over 25 years of experience as a medicinal organic chemist. He is particularly interested in design and development of drugs for tropical diseases, such as malaria. Richard was engaged with the Distributed Drug Discovery Project at IUPUI. The goal of this project has been the discovery of lead molecules for neglected diseases while employing this as an educational experience.
Dr. Minna Allarakhia, President, BioEndeavor
Minna is currently faculty in the Management Sciences Department at the University of Waterloo and is President of BioEndeavor. Dr. Minna Allarakhia is a graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Brown University.
Dr. Jerome Reichman, Duke University
Jerome H. Reichman is Bunyan S. Womble Professor of Law at Duke Law School. He has written and lectured widely on diverse aspects of intellectual property law, including comparative and international intellectual property law and the connections between intellectual property and international trade law.
Mr. Alkarim Allarakhia, Co-Founder and Principal, Intelligo Partners Inc.
Alkarim Allarakhia has over 19 years experience in the convergence area of information technology including applications to capital markets, health, and BoP markets. Alkarim Allarakhia is a graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.