Amit Kumar, PhD

Dr. Amit Kumar is the president and Chief Executive Officer of Anixa Biosciences and sits on the boards of other public and private biotechnology companies. Dr. Kumar is an experienced research scientist, executive, and investor. Over the last 20 years, Dr. Kumar has performed and managed research programs in both cancer diagnostics and therapeutics. Dr. Kumar has also built strong relationships with venture capital firms and other investors in the biotechnology space and has a strong understanding and experience in structuring financial and business transactions.  Dr. Kumar has served on the American Cancer Society Board of Directors since 2017.