Ken Rice is Executive Vice President of LikeMinds, bringing 25 years of experience in operations, finance, marketing and sales and business development in both private and public life science companies to his position. Ken was for over 10 years executive vice president, CFO and in-house counsel of Alseres Pharmaceuticals, Inc., leading a raise of $72+M in equity and debt capital and partnering the company’s lead diagnostic product in a transaction valued at more than $100M. Prior to joining Alseres, Ken was executive vice president, CFO, Chief Commercial Officer and Counsel at Aderis Pharmaceuticals where he led a value-maximizing strategic M&A transaction culminating in the sale of the company for just under $100M. Ken also held senior executive roles at MacroChem Corporation, Pentose Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Unisyn Technologies, Inc. and Zymark Corporation.
Ken holds an MBA in finance from Babson College, a Juris Doctor (cum laude) from Suffolk University Law School and an LLM in Taxation from Boston University Law School.