Chief Executive Officer
John Stark has served as Quantum-Si’s Chief Executive Officer since November 2020. Prior to joining Quantum-Si, Mr. Stark served as Chief Executive Officer of Celsee, Inc., a single cell analysis solutions provider, from January 2018 to April 2020, when Celsee, Inc. was acquired by Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Mr. Stark previously served as Senior Vice President, Global Commercial Operations, Applied Markets of Fluidigm Corporation, a biotechnology tools provider, from October 2015 to October 2017. Before that, he served as Vice President, Clinical and Applied Markets at Life Technologies Corporation, a global biotechnology company, from October 2011 to October 2015. He also previously served as Senior Director of Sales at Pacific Biosciences of California, Inc., a provider of sequencing platforms, from September 2009 to September 2011, and as District Manager, East Region Industrial Sales, of Affymetrix, Inc., a provider of cellular and genetic analysis products, from April 2001 to January 2007. Mr. Stark earned his M.S. in Bioengineering from Arizona State University. Mr. Stark’s qualifications to serve on the board of directors of New Quantum-Si include his leadership experience in the healthcare industry, as well as his knowledge of Quantum-Si’s business.