Experienced professionals

Bernd Brust
Bernd BrustChairman & CEO
As Chairman of the Board and CEO of Antylia Scientific, Bernd leads with a persistent drive toward customer-driven organic and inorganic innovation leading to sustainable and profitable growth.

Before joining Antylia Scientific, Bernd served as President and CEO of Qualicaps, a provider of capsule manufacturing and processing equipment for pharmaceutical companies, which sold to Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings in 2013.

Prior to Qualicaps, he was Chief Commercial Operations Officer at Life Technologies Corporation, where he was responsible for its $3.5 billion global business. Bernd held prior leadership roles with Invitrogen Corporation (a predecessor of Life Technologies) and with GE Medical Systems.

 Jonathan Salkin
Jonathan SalkinPresident
Jon serves as President of Antylia Scientific as well as head of the Life Sciences division. Beyond his company-wide leadership responsibilities, Jon oversees strategic planning initiatives for Antylia Scientific (including mergers and acquisitions).

Prior to joining Antylia Scientific in November 2015, Jon co-founded and served as the Executive Vice President of Devicor Medical Products, a GTCR-portfolio company sold to the Danaher Corporation in November 2014. Prior to Devicor, Jon was a Managing Director in the Healthcare group at the Royal Bank of Scotland plc.

Earlier in his career, Jon had numerous roles in Corporate Development and M&A with Cardinal Health, Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein (formerly Wasserstein Perella) and Deutsche Bank (formerly BT Wolfensohn).

Patrick Marschall
Patrick MarschallCFO & COO
Patrick Marschall serves as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer at Antylia Scientific. In this role, Patrick is responsible for providing strategic financial and operational perspectives and insights for Antylia Scientific.

Prior to joining Antylia, Patrick was the President and CEO of FairWarning, a cloud-based security solutions provider. He has over 30 years of professional finance experience in all aspects of financial management, accounting and auditing in the Life Science space. Prior to FairWarning, Patrick served as the CFO at Integrated DNA Technologies which was acquired by Danaher Corporation in 2018.

Earlier in his career, Patrick has worked with global, high-profile companies, including Baxter Healthcare and PriceWaterhouseCoopers.

Mina Canning
Mina CanningChief Human Resources Officer
Leading Human Resources and Integrations for Antylia Scientific, Mina’s responsibilities span Human Resources, integrations and communications.

Prior to joining Antylia Scientific, Mina was with Life Technologies. There she played a range of leadership roles including Talent Management and Human Resources for the Commercial and the Genetic Sequencing businesses, which combined to provide a valuable view into the importance of organizational and people strategies in the development of biotechnology capabilities.

Earlier in her career, Mina held leadership positions in Human Resources in diverse industries represented by GSK, Electronic Arts and The Coca-Cola Company.

Brian Barnett
Brian BarnettSenior Vice President, Masterflex Bioprocessing
Brian serves as the Senior Vice President of our Bioprocessing division. In this role Brian is responsible for the strategic direction, product innovation and commercial execution globally.

Prior to his current role, Brian served as Vice President, Fluidics where he grew the Masterflex® product portfolio through expansion of our product management team, dedicated software & hardware engineers, larger operations and dedicated commercial resources. Most notably, his team developed larger volume and fully connected pumps making the industry’s first and only “smart” peristaltic pumps.

Brian has been with Antylia Scientific for over 30 years in various leadership capacities including category and supplier management always with an eye to growth and profitability optimization.

Earlier in his career, Brian held leadership positions within product management, marketing and global portfolio management.

Leo Stevens
Leo StevensSenior Vice President, Indirect Channels
Leo serves as the Senior Vice President of Indirect Channels and Strategic Pricing for Antylia Scientific. In this role, Leo leads our strategic channel team as well as our global pricing organization.

With the broad purview of commercial analytics, pricing and sales, Leo has built and led much of the Antylia Scientific commercial operation over the past five years.

Prior to his current role, Leo served as Vice President, Strategic Marketing of Avantor performance Materials, the pharmaceutical and laboratory products company, and President of Qualicaps.

He has held several positions related to pricing and commercial analytics for biotech companies such as Life Technologies, its predecessor Invitrogen, and Fisher Scientific.