CEO STEMCELL Technologies
Dr Allen Eaves, MD PhD FRCPC, has been Founding Director of the Terry Fox Laboratory (1981-2006), Head of Hematology at UBC (1985-2003), President of the International Society of Cell Therapy (1995-1997), President of the American Society of Blood and Marrow Transplantation (1999-2000), and Founding Treasurer of the Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapies (1995-2002). As Professor Emeritus of Hematology at UBC (2006-present), he is owner and CEO of STEMCELL Technologies Inc., Canada’s largest biotechnology company with over 800 employees. A supporter of Canada’s Networks of Centres of Excellence, he has been chair of the board of MITACS and is currently on the boards of The Canadian Stem Cell Network, The Canadian Centre for Regenerative Medicine, and The Canadian Foundation for Stem Cell Research. He is passionate about creating jobs in industry for smart young people who love science.