Blaine Doyle, CEO
In 2013 Blaine completed a B.Sc. in Biotechnology in DCU. Between 2013 & 2014 he gained additional microbiology experience in industry. Joining the Irish Blood Transfusion Service in 2014 provided a deep insight into blood screening & sparked interest infectious disease & molecular diagnostics. Leaving industry in September 2014, he pursued a M.Sc. in Molecular Cell Biology with Bio-innovation at UCC and a career in entrepreneurship. In 2015 GlowDx was founded & since then the company has received many prestigious accolades.
Yensi Flores, CMO
During her undergraduate degree Yensi collaborated for more than 5 years as a research assistant in the validation of a HPV diagnostic kit, after this introduction to research, she raised a project proposal to secure funding and start the first molecular biology laboratory for the Biology School in the National University of Honduras, while doing a MBA. Following this, she joined Laboratorios Médicos to start a Molecular Diagnostic laboratory. At the same time, she secured funding and founded the Private Clinic Firm Honduran Diabetes Prevention Centre, where she was CEO for 5 years. In 2014, she won an EU scholarship to attend a MSc in Molecular Cell Biology with Bio-innovation at UCC.