Galo Mejia MBA

Technology Marketing Associate

Phone: 919-681-7589
Email: galo.mejia@duke.edu


Galo Mejia joins OTC with a background in life sciences research and business development for bio tech and pharma. As a Technology Marketing Associate, he helps develop and support the marketing efforts for Duke technologies coming through OTC, focusing on inbound requests and technology assessments.

Before joining OTC, Galo had experience managing an academic lab focused on preclinical drug discovery. He was also Senior Research Scientist for CerSci Therapeutics, a startup focused on discovering non addictive pain relievers, until its acquisition in 2020. While completing his MBA, he gained experience evaluating late-stage business development opportunities as part of Merck Research Laboratories, Business Development & Licensing, Search and Evaluation team.

Galo received his BS in Microbiology from the University of Arizona, and MBA from UT Dallas.