Chief Operating Officer
Clifford Baron has led product development, strategy and go to market efforts in prominent life science companies for over 20 years. Prior to joining CollabRX, he was Director of Biology Product Marketing, Director of Business Development and Director of Professional Services at Accelrys. He founded Lexigraphix, developing an innovative web-based system to analyze biotechnology intellectual property assets. Prior to that, Clifford was Senior Director of Global Solutions for Applied Biosystems, where he led software product management and coordinated Applied Biosystems’ alliance with Celera during the human genome project. He was Director of Product Management at Pangea Systems/Doubletwist, a pioneering bioinformatics company, and Vice President of Product Development for Abacus Concepts, a statistical software company acquired by SAS Corp. Clifford holds a Ph.D. in Biology from UC Berkeley.