Dr. Miri Halperin Wernli

Executive President and Board Director

Dr. Halperin Wernli is a senior pharmaceutical and biomedical executive with over 30 years of strategic and operational leadership in the biopharmaceutical industry and a deep understanding of clinical psychiatry and of drug and product development in heavy regulated environments.

Dr. Halperin Wernli co-founded Creso Pharma, a cannabis company, and listed the company on the Australian Stock exchange (ASX) in October 2016. She is the Group CEO as well as an Executive Director on the Board. Creso develops cannabis and hemp-derived therapeutic, nutraceutical, and lifestyle products with wide patient and consumer reach for human and animal health. Creso uses GMP development and manufacturing standards for its products as a reference of quality excellence with initial product registrations in Switzerland and has worldwide rights for a number of unique and proprietary innovative delivery technologies which enhance the bioavailability and absorption of cannabinoids. Creso’s products are currently commercialized in Switzerland, Europe, Oceania, South Africa and soon in Latin America.

Prior to founding Creso Pharma Dr. Halperin Wernli worked in clinical psychiatry in Swiss academic hospital settings and then held various global senior leadership positions in the pharma and biotech industries in Switzerland and in the US (Merck, Sharp and Dohme, Roche and Actelion pharmaceuticals) covering Product Development, R&D, and Strategic Marketing. Her extensive pharmaceutical industry and biomed research and development experience covers the full spectrum of areas and activities from Preclinical to Clinical Development and Strategy, to Drug Registration and Launch, across several Therapeutic Areas.

Dr. Halperin Wernli is a skilled clinician in child and adult psychiatry and an experienced Pharmaceutical leader with skills and broad expertise in Drug Development, Regulatory Affairs, Project & Portfolio Management, Development Finance & Controlling, and Corporate Strategy and Governance.

JR Rahn Portrait

JR Rahn

Chief Executive Officer, Board Director, & Co-Founder

Dan Karlin, MD MA Portrait

Dan Karlin, MD MA

Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Miri Halperin Wernli Portrait

Dr. Miri Halperin Wernli

Executive President and Board Director

Robert Barrow Portrait

Robert Barrow

Chief Development Officer

Bradford Cross Portrait

Bradford Cross

Chief Technology Officer

Donald Gehlert, PhD Portrait

Donald Gehlert, PhD

Chief Scientific Officer

Dave Guebert Portrait

Dave Guebert

Chief Financial Officer

Carol Nast Portrait

Carol Nast

Chief Operating Officer

Daniel E. Levy, Ph.D. Portrait

Daniel E. Levy, Ph.D.

Vice President, CMC

Collin Gage Portrait

Collin Gage

Vice President of Corporate Development

Shahera St. John Portrait

Shahera St. John

VP, Programs

Peter Mack, PhD Portrait

Peter Mack, PhD

Vice President of Pharmaceutical Development

Nico Forte Portrait

Nico Forte

Senior Director, Business Operations and Development

Carole Abel Portrait

Carole Abel

Senior Director Clinical Operations & Program Leader LSD

Madeline Feldman Portrait

Madeline Feldman

Director of Operations & Administration

Julie Tripp Portrait

Julie Tripp

Director of Toxicology

Jon Polaha Portrait

Jon Polaha

Financial Analyst

Stanley D. Glick, PhD, MD Portrait

Stanley D. Glick, PhD, MD

Scientific Advisor

Natalie Wheeler, PhD Portrait

Natalie Wheeler, PhD

Medical Science Liaison with Dova Pharmaceuticals

Matthew W. Johnson, Ph.D Portrait

Matthew W. Johnson, Ph.D

Clinical Advisor

Kenneth Alper, MD Portrait

Kenneth Alper, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology at the New York University School of Medicine

Dr. Peter Gasser Portrait

Dr. Peter Gasser

Clinical Advisor

Sarah McCallum, PhD Portrait

Sarah McCallum, PhD

Associate Professor of Neuroscience and Experimental Therapeutics (DNET) at Albany Medical College

John Rotrosen, MD Portrait

John Rotrosen, MD

Professor of Psychiatry with New York University’s Langone’s Department of Psychiatry

Professor Dr. Matthias Liechti, PhD & M.D. Portrait

Professor Dr. Matthias Liechti, PhD & M.D.

Scientific Collaborator & Advisor

Dr. Kim Kuypers Portrait

Dr. Kim Kuypers

Scientific Collaborator & Advisor

Brigid Makes Portrait

Brigid Makes

Board Director, Chair of Audit Committee, Member of Compensation, Nomination and Governance Committee

Perry Dellelce Portrait

Perry Dellelce

Chairman, Member of Nomination and Governance Committees

Bruce Linton Portrait

Bruce Linton

Board Director, Chair of Compensation, Nomination and Governance Committee, Member of Audit Committee

Stephen L. Hurst, JD Portrait

Stephen L. Hurst, JD

Co-Founder and Board Director

Scott Freeman, MD Portrait

Scott Freeman, MD

Co-Founder & Clinical Advisor

Leonard Latchman Portrait

Leonard Latchman

Co-Founder

Robert G. Wilson III, MBA Portrait

Robert G. Wilson III, MBA

Research Business Director

Jamileh Jemison MD, MS Portrait

Jamileh Jemison MD, MS

Digital Clinical Director

Jakub Klimes, MSc Portrait

Jakub Klimes, MSc

VP, Global Operations

Rachel Chasse, MS Portrait

Rachel Chasse, MS

Sr Clinical Programs Manager

Martin Majernik, MSc., Mgr. Portrait

Martin Majernik, MSc., Mgr.

Director of Digital Product Lifecycle

Matus Hajduk, MSc Portrait

Matus Hajduk, MSc

Sr Clinical Operations Manager

Georgios Lampadariou Portrait

Georgios Lampadariou

Senior Product Manager

Lucia Cesnakova, MSc Portrait

Lucia Cesnakova, MSc

Senior Product Manager

Dana Rajtarova, MA, LL. B. Portrait

Dana Rajtarova, MA, LL. B.

Senior Business Development Manager

Ondrej Skala, MA Portrait

Ondrej Skala, MA

Associate Project Manager

Tomas Stefanicka, MSc Portrait

Tomas Stefanicka, MSc

Infrastructure Lead

Peter Dubec, MSc Portrait

Peter Dubec, MSc

Product Engineering Lead

Alexander Wald, BSc Portrait

Alexander Wald, BSc

iOS Engineer

Adam Kolar, MSc Portrait

Adam Kolar, MSc

Machine Learning Lead

Miguel Amável Pinheiro, PhD Portrait

Miguel Amável Pinheiro, PhD

Machine Learning Lead

Martin Pilch, MSc Portrait

Martin Pilch, MSc

Senior iOS Engineer

Branislav Rariga Portrait

Branislav Rariga

Senior Designer

Ezekiel Powdar Portrait

Ezekiel Powdar

Clinical Research Coordinator

Jay Naik Portrait

Jay Naik

Quality and Regulatory Manager

Michal Lietava Portrait

Michal Lietava

Sr Finance Manager

Enriko Malinak Portrait

Enriko Malinak

Sr Legal Specialist

Alena Vankova, MSc Portrait

Alena Vankova, MSc

Talent & People Ops Specialist

Marketa Svobodova Portrait

Marketa Svobodova

Talent Specialist