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Martha Groves

Chief Financial Officer

Ms. Groves has more than 25 years of experience in finance and operations, and over the past 15 years has served as the chief financial executive in a number of venture-backed technology startups. Before joining Dr. Soane, she served as CFO for Openera Technologies, a global mobile software company, and as CFO for SnowShore Networks, a voice over IP telecom equipment company. Ms. Groves was also the operations director for CRVelocity, the incubator arm for Charles River Ventures’ portfolio companies. Additionally, she served as the vice president of finance for Novera Software, a venture-backed software company. In the early part of her career, Ms. Groves held various positions in finance and management at Analog Devices, Sun Microsystems, and AT&T. She holds an A.B. in chemistry from Middlebury College and an M.B.A. from the Tuck School at Dartmouth College.

Leadership Team

Kevin Chen, Ph.D.​

Chief Executive Officer

David Soane, Ph.D.

Founder, Director, and Chief Technology Officer

Martha Groves

Chief Financial Officer

Robert Mahoney, Ph.D.

Vice President of Research and Development

Mark Phillipson

Agriculture Development Executive

M. Sharon Webb, M.D., Ph.D., J.D.​

Vice President of Intellectual Property

Mary L. Shelman

Industry Advisor