Dr. Flores is an entrepreneur and operator with extensive experience in biotech. He was Vice President of Clinical Operations and Finance at NuSirt Biopharma where he coordinated all the necessary preclinical and Phase II clinical trials. He served as a consultant and COO/CFO at Phoenix FCR Biosciences where he led late preclinical and Phase I studies in oncology. He has extensive experience in venture capital and previously served as a senior analyst at Mountain Group Capital in Nashville Tennessee and Chief Investment Officer for Alumshares in Raleigh North Carolina. Omar received his Ph.D. in Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology from the University of Miami and completed a postdoctoral fellowship at Duke University as a Hoffman La-Roche fellow. Concurrent with his postdoctoral fellowship, he completed an MBA from the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler business school with a concentration in finance.