Maria Galata, Ph.D.

Chief Business Officer

Maria Galata serves as Chief Business Officer of CRC. Maria has held a variety of strategy, commercial and business development positions in small biotech companies over the past 15 years, playing lead roles in transformative deals for each company. Previously, she was Chief Business Officer at Patel Pharmaceuticals. As a member of Patel’s senior management team, Maria played a leadership role in strategy, helping the company transform from a discovery platform to a clinical stage company and raising approximately $58 million in a Series B mezzanine funding round. Maria earned a Ph.D. in pharmacology from London University School of medicine and a B.A. from Dartmouth College.