Craig Rouskey, MSc

Co-founder & CEO

Craig Rouskey has a long history of fighting challenging diseases. Prior to forming renegade.bio, Craig was a co-founder and CSO at Pando Nutrition, an animal nutrition company focused on developing responsible and sustainable probiotic feed for animal health and disease resistance.

At Avant Immunotherapeutics, Craig worked on vaccine projects against avian influenza (H5N1) and anthrax. He co-founded the Gonorrhea Eradication Team (GET) and served as Principal Scientist for the Immunity Project, creating an open source vaccine against HIV. Craig has also served as a scientist in the Antibody Therapy Group at Novartis and in product development with the Next Generation Sequencing group at Thermofisher.

Craig holds a Master of Science degree in molecular biology, microbiology, biochemistry, and immunology and has worked extensively in the field of molecular biology and immunology for over 15 years.

Craig is a two-time IndieBio alumnus. He deeply believes that in order to prevent the community spread of SARS-CoV-2, we must test all people.

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