Jon brings a vast amount of experience in commercial and technical leadership to Argonaut. Prior to joining Argonaut, Jon spent 2.5 years at Emergent BioSolutions, where he most recently served as the Interim Business Unit Head for the biologics CDMO business, which was focused on providing end-to-end development and manufacturing services for biopharma clients. During that time, he also served as Senior Director and Head of Sales and Business Development, leading an international business development team. Before joining Emergent, Jon spent 7 years in business development roles at Vetter Pharma and was part of the team responsible for launching Vetter’s first US manufacturing facility for biologic drug product manufacturing. In this role, Jon supported over 50 clinical and commercial manufacturing projects for both large pharma and small biotech clients. Jon has also held commercial and technical leadership roles at Thermo Fisher Scientific and Abcam. Jon graduated from Xavier University with a bachelor’s degree in Biology and holds an MBA and an MS in Finance from Northeastern University in Boston, MA.
Jon lives in Cincinnati, OH with his wife and twin sons. He enjoys traveling with his family and tackling an endless list of home improvement projects on their 1860’s home.