Leadership

Michael Kamdar

Michael J. Kamdar

President, Chief Executive Officer and Board Member

Michael J. Kamdar joined Molecular Assemblies in 2016 as President, CEO and Board Member. An industry veteran with an expertise in business development and financing, Mr. Kamdar has accounted for deal transactions in excess of $1 billion and has raised more than $400 million from venture capital and the public capital markets. Read More »

William Efcavitch

J. William Efcavitch, Ph.D.

Chief Scientific Officer, Co-founder and Board Member

Bill Efcavitch co-founded Molecular Assemblies in 2013 and serves as Chief Scientific Officer. He was a founding member of Applied Biosystems, as the company’s ninth employee. Read More »

Kim Albizati

Kim F. Albizati, Ph.D.

Vice President of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Kim Albizati joined Molecular Assemblies in 2018 as vice president of chemistry and biochemistry. Prior to this position, he was involved in a number of large and small San Diego companies starting in 1993, including Pfizer and Agouron Pharmaceuticals, a San Diego area biotech success story. Read More »

Phil Paik, Ph.D.

Vice President of Platform Development

Phil Paik, Ph.D., has more than 16 years of experience in technology innovation and platform development and joined Molecular Assemblies in 2020 as Vice President of Platform Development after serving as an Associate Director of Engineering at Illumina. Read More »