Michael Jones

Cell Guidance System

Dr Michael Jones is the CEO of Cell Guidance Systems, based in Cambridge UK.  Prior to founding the company he was COO of Reproocell, a Japanese stem cell company. Michael’s earlier career was mostly spent in Japan, where he lived for 16 years, primarily working as a research scientist for Chugai Pharmaceuticals, with a particular interest in lung cancer genetics, and latterly managing Asia-Pacific corporate development for Invitrogen. Michael has published over 40 research papers and 5 patents. His current research interests reflect his company’s focus on exosomes and sustained protein delivery for regenerative medicine and disease therapy.