San Diego-based Scientist.com, headquartered in Solana Beach, CA and a marketplace for outsourced scientific research, has been recognized by The Financial Times as one of The Americas’ Fastest Growing Companies 2020. The company ranked No. 63 on the list of the 500 fastest-growing companies with a 1,522% growth rate from 2015 to 2018. It ranked No. 4 in the Health category.
“The COVID-19 pandemic has reminded us all that medical researchers are unsung heroes we rely on in times of great upheaval,” stated Kevin Lustig, PhD, CEO and Founder of Scientist.com. “We are thrilled that we can help scientists accelerate their life-changing research and help cure COVID-19 and other global diseases.”
The 500 companies appearing on The Americas’ Fastest Growing Companies 2020 list were selected from amongst millions of companies located in North and South America. The list includes household names like Tesla, Grubhub and Netflix.
The full list can be viewed on the FT website in May 2020.
Scientist.com is an AI-powered marketplace for outsourced R&D. The marketplace simplifies R&D sourcing, saving time and money, reducing risk and providing access to the latest innovative tools and technologies. Scientist.com operates private enterprise marketplaces for most of the world’s major pharmaceutical companies, the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) and the US National Institutes of Health (NIH). Since its founding in 2007, Scientist.com has raised $39 million from 5AM Ventures, Leerink Transformation Partners and Heritage Provider Network among others.
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