Rick Morris, PhDSenior Vice President Technology at Pall Corporation
Dr. Rick Morris has held many senior-level positions within both the Life Sciences and Industrial lines of business at Pall Corporation, gaining experience in the biopharmaceutical, medical, food & beverage and laboratory markets during his 30 + year tenure. In November 2020, he was appointed as a senior vice president of Technology for Pall Biotech, which looks at open innovation and academic collaborations. For the prior 6 years he was the SVP R&D for Pall Biotech which combines both single use technologies and biopharmaceutical groups, with a specific focus on the rapidly growing fields of intensified bioprocessing and gene therapy. He is based in Pensacola, Fl, USA.
He holds a PhD in Polymer Science and Biotechnology from Leeds Metropolitan University, UK that specialized in affinity adsorbents/chromatography. He completed undergraduate work on color chemistry & polymer science at Leeds University, UK. Dr. Morris holds an Executive MBA from San Diego State University, CA, USA.