Dr. Stewart is an entrepreneur and scientist with 30 years’ experience in the biotechnology industry. Dr. Stewart is a founder of the Canadian biotechnology companies, PlantForm Corporation and AntoXa Corporation. As the CEO of PlantForm Dr. Stewart has advanced the companies plant-based manufacturing technology over 10 years from its start-up, directing fundraising, the development of a strong intellectual property portfolio and implementation of international partnerships with Pharmaceutical Companies, Government Organizations and Foundations.
Dr. Stewart gained experience in biosimilars as the Director Research and Development for Cangene Corporation, a biotechnology company in the Apotex organization. At Cangene Dr. Stewart led in house and international collaborative programs developing biosimilar and innovative drugs.
Dr. Stewart graduated with a PhD from the University of London, UK and gained academic experience at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada.