Michael Spector

Michael Spector is currently an Entrepreneur-in-Residence for Fortress Biotech, where he identifies innovative science to launch new Biotech and Specialty pharmaceutical companies. Michael is also a founding member of Windhoek Healthcare where he launched two Specialty Pharmaceutical Companies.

Previously, Michael was Senior Vice President, Global Commercial Operations at Iroko Pharmaceuticals and he spent 15 years with GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) in Senior Management roles in General Management, Product Marketing, and Research and Development. Michael was Vice-President and General Manager of GSK South Africa where he led the overall business and was elected to run the South African Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association.

Michael holds a BS in Biology from the University of Pittsburgh and an MBA from Rider University where he currently sits on their Business and Scientific Advisory Boards.