About Our Team

Our Team

Our team has broad and long term experience in pioneering biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries, top-notch academic backgrounds, and considerable consulting experience. This broad expertise has allowed us to become a key player in the life science industry. Each member has clearly demonstrated his prowess as both a scientist and skillful business man with great instincts and entrepreneurial spirit.

Our creativity, ingenuity, knowledge, experience, and high level of business acumen have proven to be extremely beneficial to our clients for business development activities.

President/CEO

Hahn-Jun Lee, M.Sc., Ph.D.

Hahn-Jun Lee, M.Sc., Ph.D. is a serial entrepreneur who founded Focus Therapeutics to provide a catalytic role between US and Asian Pacific biotechnology, transactions, and partnerships. He founded (1) Epygenix Therapeutics to develop precision medicine for rare intractable genetic epilepsy. He also founded (2) Polaryx Therapeutics to develop patient-friendly oral medications for Batten disease, a devastating neurodegenerative pediatric genetic disorder.

He has an extensive experience in R&D, deal making, business development, and has consulted for several top-notch health care Venture Capital firms, global pharma and biotech companies, including Doman Associates, Shire Human Genetic Therapies, P&G Pharma, Melior Discovery, CDI, and etc. He also consulted for Korean biotechs, Venture Capital firms, and research institutes, including Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology (KRICT), CHA Biotech, and CMG Pharma.

Dr. Lee was an Assistant Professor of Biotechnology in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University in the city of New York. He also worked as a Staff Scientist at the RIKEN Brain Science Institute in Japan.

He obtained his B.S. in Life Science from Sogang University, Seoul, Korea. He completed his M.S. and Ph.D. in applied biotechnology in the Department of Applied Biotechnology at the University of Tokyo, Japan.

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