Meet the Team

The BioPep Team

Dr. Desirée Cox, MD, MPhil, PhD,
CEO of BioPep

Dr. Desirée Cox, MD, PhD is a Rhodes Scholar, medical doctor, scientist and global thought-leader with 25+ years of experience in biomedical and regenerative health solutions. She has earned degrees from McGill University (Canada), Oxford University (UK) and Cambridge University (UK).

Professor Dato’ Sri Dr. Mike K.S. Chan, Founder European Wellness, BioPep Investor

Professor Dato’ Sri Dr. Mike K.S. Chan is the CEO, Researcher, and Chief Technical Director in Stem Cell Research and Biomolecular Therapies for numerous corporations including European Wellness Biomedical Group in Europe, comprising entities in R&D, Manufacturing, Academies, and multiple Wellness hospital and centers in Europe and Asia Pacific.

Dr. Michelle Wong, Co-Founder European Wellness, BioPep Investor

Dato’ Sri Dr. Michelle Wong, ND, PhD is the Co-Founder, Technical Advisor, and Senior Researcher for several biotech and regenerative wellness companies, including but not limited to FCTI Research Group (Germany & Asia), NEXGEN BioPharma (Switzerland), Stellar Biomolecular Research (Germany), European Wellness Academy (Switzerland, Germany), and European Wellness Center (Germany). 

Dr. Caroline Mosessian, R&D and Global Regulatory | Manufacturing (Biologics)

Dr. Caroline Mosessian is a Biotech and healthcare executive with comprehensive experience in providing leadership direction and operational excellence in a variety of clinical, ambulatory, rehab, and acute care settings.

Dr. Orn Adalsteinsson, Manufacturing & Distribution (Supplements)| Research

Orn Adalsteinsson, PhD, has had extensive work experience with several major international corporations such as DuPont, Procter & Gamble, and ConAgra. He has chaired several scientific advisory boards for both non-profit and for-profit organizations.

Dr. Dmytro Klokol, European Wellness Biomedical Group & BioPep Clinical Research | Publications

Dr. Dmytro Klokol is a medical doctor with over 20 years of experience in medicine and surgery. Presently, he is the Head of Medical Advisory for European Wellness (EW).

Dr. Yuriy Nalapko, European Wellness Biomedical Group & BioPep Clinical Research | Diabetes & Metabolic Diseases | Publications

Dr. Yuriy Nalapko, PhD is a medical doctor and intensive and critical care practitioner. He is Dean of the Faculty of Postgraduate Education, founder and CEO of the Journal of Emergency Medicine, founder and CEO of the Journal of Clinical and Laboratory Medicine, and a member of several medical journal editorial boards.

Professor Jonathan R.T. Lakey, (University of California, Irvine) Diabetes & Metabolic Disease | Orthopedics | Autoimmune Disease

Dr. Jonathan Lakey has had a long interest and research focus in cell and tissue preservation and isolation, with a concentration on insulin-producing cells from the pancreas.

Dr. Patricia Pan, European Wellness Biomedical Group & BioPep Laboratory Research | Manufacturing (Supplements)

Dr. Patricia Pan is a researcher in clinical microbiology, environmental microbiology, animal cell culture, and medical biotechnology, with her specialty in Gene Expression Profiling and Immunology.

Augusta Wellington | Animal Reproduction, Health and Wellness

Augusta Wellington is an accomplished professional with over 25 years of experience in psychotherapy and psychoanalysis. While working on her master’s degree, she worked in a veterinary clinic.

Erin Ambrose | Administrative Support

Erin Ambrose is the Executive Administrative Assistant to BioPep (USA). With nearly a decade of experience in copyediting, ghostwriting, secretarial support and personal assistance, Erin provides top-tier clerical support to senior level team members and aids in curating strategic administrative systems to champion the pursuit of scientific discovery and innovation.