Management Team

Peter Jiang, M.D. - President & Chief Executive Officer

Dr. Jiang brings a vast amount of knowledge and experience in biotechnology and management to Aviva from more than fifteen years of experience in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries. Dr. Jiang has previously served as Vice President of Operations in Aviva in San Diego and President of Aviva in Beijing. Before joining Aviva, Dr. Jiang managed Tang Pharmaceuticals in China as General Manager from 1999 to 2007. Prior to that, Dr. Jiang served as assistant professor in the Department of Medicine at Northwestern University. Dr. Jiang holds a M.D. degree in Pediatrics.

Matt Landry - Vice President of Marketing and Sales

Mr. Landry brings expertise in marketing, sales, business development, and operations to the Aviva team from over 10 years of experience in the research and diagnostic markets. Mr. Landry was previously the Senior Vice President of Marketing and Sales at GenWay Biotech, where he established multiple commercialization platforms. Prior to GenWay, he focused on sales at Stratagene (acquired by Agilent) and USB Corporation (acquired by Affymetrix). Mr. Landry holds a B.S. in Biotechnology with an emphasis in microbiology, viticulture and enology from University of California at Davis.

Michael Dale - Executive Vice President, Service Division

Mr. Dale has over 30 years of experience in biotechnology management including diagnostics, custom antibody services, pre-clinical research services, and veterinary stem cell research. Mike was co-founder of HTI Bio-Products in 1990 and co-founder of Vet-Stem, Inc. in 2002. Mr. Dale has a history of providing the highest quality products and services to research, diagnostics, and biotechnology. Mr. Dale has a Bachelor’s in Business Administration from Christian Heritage College.

Robert Gans - Executive Vice President

Robert A. Gans, MBA is Executive Vice President & CFO for the Company. He is also the Company’s Quality Assurance Manager. Mr. Gans has over 25 years of financial and administrative management experience in public and private, domestic and international, retail, manufacturing, and service-oriented companies in the biotechnology, computer, securities, and construction industries. Mr. Gans has an MBA from Stanford University. He is also a registered NASD Financial and Operations Principal, a Certified Property Manager and a California Real Estate Broker.

Joseph Wong - Director of Operations

Joseph is Aviva’s director of operations, responsible for leading the company’s distribution operations and strategic relations from the US. He has 20 years of operations, business development and management consulting experience. Prior to joining Aviva, Joseph started and operated several technology companies in China. He has a MBA from the University of Southern California’s Marshall School of Business.