Adam S. Grossman
Founder, Director, President and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Grossman has been a director of ADMA since 2007, has served as ADMA's President and Chief Executive Officer since October 2011 and as ADMA's President and Chief Operating Officer between 2007 and October 2011. Mr. Grossman has over 20 years of experience in the blood and plasma industry. Prior to founding ADMA, Mr. Grossman was the Executive Vice President of National Hospital Specialties and GenesisBPS, a position he held between 1994 and 2011. He has experience in launching new products, building and managing national and international sales forces, managing clinical trials, and completing numerous business development transactions. Previously, he worked at MedImmune, Inc., where he worked on marketing teams for RSV and CMV immunoglobulins, and at the American Red Cross, where he launched new products with the Biomedical Services division.
Mr. Grossman received a B.S. in Business Administration, with a specialization in International Business and Marketing, from American University. Mr. Grossman is the son of Dr. Jerrold B. Grossman, ADMA’s Vice-Chairman. Mr. Grossman was chosen to serve on the Board because, as the Company’s Chief Executive Officer, he is able to provide the Board with critical insight into the day-to-day operations of the Company.
Brian Lenz, CPA
Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Lenz joined ADMA as VP, Chief Financial Officer in May 2012. Mr. Lenz was previously at CorMedix Inc., a developmental-stage pharmaceutical and medical device company, where he held the position of Chief Financial Officer from February 2010 and Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer from January 2012. Prior to joining CorMedix, Mr. Lenz served as Chief Financial Officer of Arno Therapeutics, Inc. from July 2008 to February 2010, Chief Financial Officer of VioQuest Pharmaceuticals, Inc. from April 2004 to June 2008, Controller of Chiral Quest, Inc., a subsidiary of VioQuest Pharmaceuticals, from October 2003 to March 2004, Controller of Smiths Detection from July 2000 to October 2003, and senior auditor at KPMG, LLP from October 1998 to July 2000.
Mr. Lenz received a B.S. from Rider University, an M.B.A. from Saint Joseph's University and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant.
James Mond, M.D., Ph.D.
Chief Scientific and Medical Officer
Dr. Mond joined ADMA as Chief Scientific and Medical Officer in July 2012. Dr. Mond was most recently Chief Scientific Officer and Executive Vice President at Biosynexus, where he was responsible for the preclinical and clinical development of three drug candidates from December 1999 through June 2011. Biosynexus engaged in immunological and non-immunologic approaches to treat or prevent staphylococcus infections. Dr. Mond also functioned as its Chief Medical Officer and had involvement with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in designing clinical studies. While at Biosynexus Dr. Mond served as Chief Medical Officer for a Phase III clinical trial that was run in 93 neonatal intensive care units in Europe and North America. Prior to that time, he was professor of Medicine, Rheumatology and Immunology at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland, actively practicing internal medicine, rheumatology and teaching medical students. Dr. Mond’s lab invented a vaccine technology that was licensed to GlaxoSmithKline and is currently the basis of a number of pediatric vaccines that are commercialized around the world. Dr. Mond also led the laboratory of Immunology at the University and authored 168 papers published in peer reviewed scientific journals and 20 invited articles and book chapters. He has over 20 issued patents in the area of vaccines.
Dr. Mond received his M.D. and Ph.D. from New York University Medical School.