Miguel de los Rios is an entrepreneur focused on developing novel therapeutics to satisfy unmet needs in human medicine. Prior to Endeavor, he was Founder and CEO at Rift Biotherapeutics, a therapeutic antibody company focused on cancers. Prior to that Miguel served as Vice President of Research and Development at Sevion Therapeutics (formerly Fabrus, Inc.), a clinical stage therapeutics company focused in oncology and autoimmune disorders. Miguel founded Chimeros, Inc., a venture-backed biologics therapeutic company in 2003 while working to complete his PhD. He is lead author or inventor on 50+ publications, patents and patent applications. He received his PhD in Biophysical Chemistry and a B.S. in Cell Biology, both at UC Santa Barbara.