Chief Executive Officer
With over 25 years’ experience in front line business development, as well as sales management, Ray has worked in over a dozen countries, and on almost every continent. He is multi-lingual, and has worked with Global “Big Pharma” clients, as well as with the entrepreneurs at small virtual companies. He has held positions of increasing responsibility including Director of North American and European – Pharma/Biotech Business Development, Director of Global Strategic Accounts at Azopharma, Executive Director at CoreRx Pharma Services, and most recently as Founder and CEO of CRO Solutions. Ray’s focus has been in drug development services from discovery chemistry, to clinical trial materials, and to niche commercial manufacturing, including both small molecule and large molecule programs. Ray founded CRO Solutions/VxP Biologics in 2010, which has since grown to include contract labs on several continents, and in almost every area of drug development. Ray holds a BS from Michigan State.
Chief Financial Officer
Ms. Keepper has over 25 years’ experience in management, accounting and finance. She received her BS in Accounting and Finance from Lipscomb University in Nashville, TN, and went on to earn her CPA. Kim spent seven years at KPMG, where she served in multiple roles, including Audit Manager over several large publicly traded companies. Kim spent four years in Japan working on the AAFES Management Team, and continued on for three years in positions of increasing responsibility in the United States. In 2002, Kim joined Renal Care Group, a kidney dialysis company, as Regional Controller. In 2008, Kim became Revenue Controller at Fresenius Medical Care, the largest kidney dialysis company in the United States, and one of the largest in the world. Kim has served as our Chief Financial Officer since 2010.