Board of Directors

Nikin Patel PhD, MRPharmS
Chief Operating Officer


Dr. Nikin Patel co-founded and is the former Chief Executive Officer of Molecular Profiles (now known as Juniper Pharma Services). He joined our board of directors in September 2013 when Molecular Profiles was acquired by Juniper Pharmaceuticals (formerly Columbia Laboratories). Dr. Patel has over 20 years of management and technical experience centered on pharmaceutical analysis and formulation development. His leadership was recognized externally through the U.K.’s most prestigious industry accolade, the Queen’s Award for Enterprise, won by Molecular Profiles in both 2007 and 2011 in the Innovation category.

Dr. Patel holds a first class honours degree and PhD in Pharmacy from the University of Nottingham, and is a Member of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society (MRPharmS). Dr. Patel is also a co-founder of Locate Therapeutics, a specialist regenerative medicine and device company and was a director from 2001 through 2014.