We have a world-class domain expertise in bioinformatics, molecular biology, data engineering, machine learning and as a result are able to create high impact scientific and clinical outcomes.
Our team members include experts with molecular biology, bioinformatics, semantic annotation, data science and machine learning knowledge from 15-20 years. We are headquartered in London and are supported by teams in Munich and Palo Alto. Our technology partners are led by former executives from Accenture and Oracle and our scientific advisors include globally recognised experts from Imperial College, Stanford University and executives from the life sciences industry. We are also a part of the Allotrope Partner Network which is an industry funded consortium and were selected by McKinsey as part of their exclusive HealthTech network.
Our Management Team
Dr. Paul-Michael Agapow
Dr. Agapow is a Health Informatics Director at Astrazeneca. Prior to AstraZeneca, Paul was a Research Associate at Imperial College’s Data Science Institute and is a part of Professor Yi-ike Guo’s group. He has closely worked on key public-private initiatives such as tranSMART and PIONEER. Dr Agapow’s work focuses on bringing together the biomedical and informatics worlds. He is especially interested in using advanced and novel forms of computation including machine learning and knowledge graphs to bear on complex biomedical datasets and human disease.
Professor Mark Musen
Prof. Musen is Professor of Biomedical Informatics at Stanford University, where he is the Director of the Stanford Center for Biomedical Informatics Research.
His group developed Protégé, the world’s most widely used technology for building and managing terminologies and ontologies. He is the principal investigator of the Center for Expanded Data Annotation and Retrieval (CEDAR). CEDAR is a center of excellence supported by the NIH Big Data to Knowledge Initiative, with the goal of developing new technology to ease the authoring and management of biomedical experimental metadata.
Our Advisors and Mentors
Dr. Carlos Pittol
Head of Investments and Partnerships
Carlos has a productive 15 years experience of working as a financial analyst and consultant in the biotechnology and medical technology industry. He is the Director of Clubb Capital Ltd in London, which specialises in raising venture capital and providing business development assistance to start-up and early-stage companies.
He is also a Non-Executive Director at Antikor Biopharma and SkyLab Bio. Carlos has previously worked as a consultant in technology innovation and strategy in Cambridge and as an academic research chemist. He is a Chartered fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry and of the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investments (CISI).
Dr. Vibhor Gupta
Director and Founder
Vibhor is the founder of Pangaea Data Limited. He is leading creative technological opportunities within Life Sciences following his breadth of experience in industry and academia over the last 16 years. Prior to Pangaea, Vibhor has served in various positions ranging from technical bioinformatics roles, sales (of software technology products) and executive management. Most recently, Vibhor led the strategy and commercial efforts as a Senior Vice President at Cambridge (MA) headquartered Seven Bridges Genomics, which was founded at Harvard University and provided cloud based bioinformatics solutions. Prior to Seven Bridges, Vibhor started and built the European business for Quantum Secure, which was successfully acquired in 2015. Vibhor has also worked as a management and technology consultant for Deloitte. His academic career focused on bioinformatics, epigenetics and molecular biology studies in the context of oncology and infectious diseases.
Vibhor has access to an extensive global network in the life sciences and technology industry and holds various honorary and advisory positions along side global executives, leading academic experts and investors.
Professor Yi-Ke Guo
Chief of Technology and Science
Professor Yike Guo is the Founding Director of Imperial College London’s Data Science Institute and is a world renowned researcher in the area of big data analysis, with the broad experiences of applying data mining and machine learning technology for scientific applications, especially in the areas of engineering and medicine.
In the last 20 years, Yi-Ke has managed research projects as Principle Investigator or Co-PI with total funding of £130 million, and significant social and economic impacts. In addition to academic research, Yi-Ke is a serial entrepreneur and has led two companies, InforSense and IDBS, by translating his technology achievements into successful products. The products Professor Guo has led development of have more than 50,000 users worldwide. Yi-Ke is also a Fellow of The Royal Academy of Engineering and a Fellow of The British Computer Society.
Yi-Ke has a strong collaboration with China in research and commercial development. He is non-executive director of public listed companies and has been involved in the development of many start-up companies. He has been the Chief Strategist in Data Economy at Shanghai Industrial Technology Institute since 2013; Overseas Scientific Advisor in Big Data of the Beijing Municipality Government since 2013; and Overseas Scientific Advisor in Big Data and AI of the Jiangsu Provincial Government since 2016. He was named as one of the 10 most influential data scientists in China by China’s National Information Centre in 2017.
Chris is an independent consultant providing innovation planning and management services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries. With 20 years’ experience across research, development and commercial disciplines, Chris provides a unique combination of skills and experience to clients in helping them understand and plan innovation opportunities for new and existing technologies.
Our Technology Support
Professor Andreas Pfeifer
Supports ONE LOGIC with his experience of more than 20 years in consulting, including being managing director of Accenture.
Dr. Stefan Roskos
Managing director of ONE LOGIC is responsible for the areas data science and business development. Stefan worked in consulting and IT for 15 years, namely for Accenture, Fujitsu and Oracle.