Inocucor® is assembling an esteemed group of plant scientists and agri-food industry leaders to help guide the company’s R&D and commercialization plans. Details will be posted soon.

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DR. JOHN B. ELSTROTT

CHAIRMAN OF MICROBIOME THERAPEUTICS, LLC

SPECIAL ADVISOR TO INOCUCOR’S BOARD

Dr. John B. Elstrott is a high-profile entrepreneur and professor in the natural foods and venture capital worlds.

Among his many business associations, Elstrott served as Chairman of Whole Foods Market, Inc. and was a Director of the company for 12 years. He also co-founded and is Chairman of MicroBiome Therapeutics, LLC, a developer of novel non-prescription therapies that target prediabetes and newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes by interacting with the human microbiome. In the academic world, he is a Clinical Professor of Entrepreneurship and the founding Director of the Levy-Rosenblum Institute for Entrepreneurship at Tulane University’s Freeman School of Business.

Elstrott was recently named the 2013 Tulane Distinguished Entrepreneur and Social Entrepreneur of the Year. He is also Co-Founder and Partner Emeritus of Elstrott, Maurer & Hunnewell (EMH Strategy), a boutique strategy-consulting firm based in New Orleans, and a Director of Source Capital Corporation, Traditional Medicinals, Chocolove and NextFoods, Inc.

He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Colorado Boulder, and M.S. and B.S. degrees from Louisiana State University.