Mason Victors, M.S., has been our Chief Product Officer since January 2019. Before that he was our Chief Technology Officer from July 2018 to January 2020, after successive promotions beginning as a Senior Data Scientist joining in September 2015. Mr. Victors has a background spanning applied mathematics, data science and machine learning, applying his expertise to complex data science and machine learning problems in domains ranging from telecommunications and e-commerce to healthcare and national security. Prior to joining us, Mr. Victors was a Data Scientist at Savvysherpa, now part of UnitedHealth Group’s R&D function, from January 2014 to September 2015, following its acquisition of Red Brain Labs, a Data Science consultancy to Fortune 500 companies, where Mr. Victors served as a Data Analytics Engineer from April 2013 to December 2013, having previously worked with technology experts solving data science problems at the National Security Agency.
Mr. Victors leads our product organization, identifying what new scientific and technological capabilities we must build to further industrialize drug discovery, ranging from software to biology, automation to chemistry.