The Canadian Technology Accelerator in Boston (CTA@Boston) is an award-winning immersion program that drives growth for small and medium sized Canadian companies. Operated by the Consulate General of Canada in Boston, the program has assisted over 77 Canadian companies since its founding in 2013 with its unique business acceleration services that help companies commercialize or scale their business in the US market.
Founder & CEO
Tim Owen is an expert at crafting and executing go-to-market strategies, enhancing customer experience and building relationships.
Emerging Technologies Enterprise & Channel Sales Sales Leadership Disruptive Technologies
Senior VP CMC
Riccardo Panicucci is an expert in the pharmaceutical industry, biotechnology, clinical development, and biopharmaceuticals.
Technology Transfer Biotechnology Clinical Development Drug Discovery Drug Development Drug Delivery Pharmaceutics Biopharmaceuticals
CEO and Co-founder
Rick Pierce is a senior level executive and advisor, with expertise in attracting capital, forging transformative strategic alliances .
Strategic Planning Medical Devices Technology Transfer Lifesciences Pharmaceutical Industry Commercialization Venture Capital Corporate Development
Director - Alumni Programs and Engagement
Thara Pillai is a marketing and business development professional who mentors and advises companies and entrepreneurs.
Brand Management Start-Ups Entrepreneurship Strategy Social Media
CEO & Board Director
Eduardo Pontoriero is an expert in business turn-around, management restructuring, and growth of domestic and international companies.
Private Equity Investments International Companies Domestic Companies Management Restructuring
Ron Priefer is an expert in NMR spectroscopy, materials science, liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry, research design, and Polymers.
Academic Advising Mass Spectrometry Organic Synthesis Research Organic Chemistry Higher Education Analytical Chemistry Drug Discovery
Scott Requadt has operating and investment experience in the biopharmaceutical industry including therapeutics, medtech and diagnostics.
Entrepreneurship Corporate Development Life Sciences Biotechnology Venture Capital Pharmaceutical Industry
Bridget Ross is a medical devices and pharmaceutical industry expert offering strategic advice and cross-functional team leadership.
Business Strategy Commercialization General Surgery Urology Digital Health Life Sciences Medical Devices and Diagnostics Women's Health Ear, Nose, Throat Product Development Team Leadership (executive and cross-functional)
Senior Director, Global Marketing
Alexandra Rousseau is a marketing leader with expertise in business development, executive communication and product management.
Product Commercialization Product Management Executive Communication Strategic Planning Business Development
Jean Roy is an expert across multiple industries including, medical device, retail, aerospace and business intelligence, project management.
Logistics and Engineering Business Intelligence Supply Chain Aerospace and Steel Textile Medical Devices Retail Marketing Operations Project Management