Raymond F. Horvath, Ph.D., earned his graduate degree from McGill University and was awarded a Natural Science and
Engineering Research Council (NSERC) postdoctoral fellowship as an organic chemist at Yale University, where he did
research in total synthesis of natural products. Subsequently, he entered the fields of biotechnology and pharmaceuticals.
For more than 20 years, Raymonds career focused on medicinal chemistry of the central nervous system, organic synthesis and process chemistry. He worked on several drug discovery projects that entered development and were partnered with leading pharmaceutical companies. Raymond relocated to Europe to undertake a position with an emerging biotechnology company, producing patentable therapeutics for cancer. This was followed by a position as an Investigator at the Novartis Institute for Tropical Diseases in Singapore where Raymond led a team in the search for new anti-malaria drugs.
During his career in research Raymond contributed to over 50 patents and publications an as inventor and author. He
developed an interest in intellectual property and is now a Registered U.S. Patent Agent.
Yale University, NSERC Postdoctoral Fellow, Chemistry and Natural Products
McGill University, Ph.D., Chemistry
University of Waterloo, B.Sc. (Hons), Chemistry
Admissions and Memberships
U.S. Registered Patent Agent
American Chemical Society (ACS)
Minnesota Intellectual Property Association (MIPLA)
Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM)