Michael S. Paul, Ph.D.
CEO, President, Co-Founder

Dr. Paul is a co-founder and has served as Chief Executive Officer of Lineagen since its inception. Dr. Paul has been recognized as one of Utah’s leading venture entrepreneurs and was a Utah Governor’s Appointee to the Steering Committee for the Utah Technology Industry Commission. Prior to Lineagen, he was President and Chief Operating Officer of Lineagen Research Corporation, Vice President of Business Development at Huntsman Biotechnology Corporation and Director of Strategic Development at NPS Pharmaceuticals.

Dr. Paul has also worked at the University of Utah Technology Transfer Office where he participated in the marketing of University inventions to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. Dr. Paul is a licensed patent agent of the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Dr. Paul earned his B.A. from Colby College and his Ph.D. in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry from the University of Utah.