Michael Miller, Ph.D.Chief Executive Officer at ProterixBio, Inc.
Dr. Miller has over 20 years of experience developing and launching products in the life science and high technology industries. He previously held the position of Chief Operating Officer at ProterixBio and was General Manager of the Boston site.
Prior to ProterixBio, he held the position of VP of Product Development and Operations as BioScale. He had joined BioScale soon after its founding and led product development for the company’s first product, an automated immunoassay platform utilizing a unique non-optical detection method based on MEMS technology. As VP of Product Development, he managed a multi-disciplinary team of scientists and engineers covering instrumentation, software, consumables and assay development. He led the transition of the product into manufacturing and subsequently took on additional operations responsibilities, including field support, manufacturing and facilities.
Prior to BioScale, Dr. Miller held several product development leadership positions at Axsun Technologies, a company producing optical subsystems for telecommunications and medical device markets. His responsibilities spanned the phases of early prototype development, system qualification, and manufacturing scale-up.
Prior to Axsun, he was a Principal Engineer at Physical Sciences Inc., where he worked on instrumentation and control devices for aerospace applications. While at PSI, he initiated a new business area focused on MEMS technology, winning multiple research grants to support the development of multiple novel devices.
Dr. Miller earned a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and an M.S. and Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University. He is inventor or co-inventor on over 25 issued patents with an additional 20 pending patent applications.