Leadership Team

 

Meet a few of our team members.

 

Yongdong Wang
Founder and President

Yongdong is the founder and president of Cerno Bioscience and holds more than a dozen patents in multivariate instrument calibration, calibration transfer, scientific instrumentation, and the application of advanced statistics and mathematics to chemistry problem solving. Prior to formally starting Cerno, he had 11 years of technology and product experience in the industry including as the head of the global Science and Technology group for Perkin Elmer Analytical Instruments. Yongdong received his PhD in Chemometrics / Process Analytical Chemistry from the University of Washington and an MBA from Columbia Business School.

 

Don Kuehl
VP of Marketing and Product Development

Don oversees marketing and product development efforts to push the continued adoption and expansion of Cerno technology. He has a long history in analytical instrumentation including vibrational spectroscopy, mass spectrometry, and laser spectroscopy in the areas of software, hardware, applications, and business. Don was the President and co-founder of the instrument software provider Galactic Industries (now part of Thermo Fisher Scientific). Prior to that he was the Application Engineering manager at Digilab Inc. and was the project manager for a number of FTIR products and accessories. Don holds a Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry and a BS in Chemistry from Ohio University.

Ming Gu
VP of Research

Ming has published 17 papers and holds one patent in mass spectrometry and its biopharmaceutical applications. He has seven years of pharmaceutical industry experience with commercial LC/MS hardware and software systems.  Ming received his PhD in Analytical Chemistry from the University of Washington.