Chris is the CEO of Vyasa Analytics, applying novel deep learning approaches for enterprise clients. Previously, Chris was the CEO of Entagen a software company founded in 2008 that provided innovative Big Data products including Extera and TripleMap. Entagen’s technologies won numerous awards including the “Innovative Technology of the Year Award for Big Data” from the Massachusetts Technology Leadership Council in 2012 and Entagen was recognized as a Gartner “Cool Vendor” in the Life Sciences in 2013. Entagen was acquired by Thomson Reuters in 2013. Prior to his role as the CEO of Entagen, he worked as a computational biologist at LION Bioscience Research Inc. and Aveo Pharmaceuticals from 2001 and 2004, leading the microarray data analysis functions at both companies. Chris is an author on over a dozen scientific papers and book chapters and his work has been covered in a number of industry news articles. He received his undergraduate degree in Neuroscience from Amherst College and Ph.D. in Neuroscience from Johns Hopkins University.