Bob Easton is Co-Chairman of Bionest Partners, an international consulting firm. For over 35 years, Bob Easton has been recognized as a leader in healthcare business consulting. He has built and led top firms, including The Wilkerson Group and Easton Associates. He has led scores of market development and strategic advisory assignments for clients, including large and specialty pharmaceutical companies, early-stage through publicly traded biopharmaceutical companies, and diagnostics businesses. He has influenced the decision-making of numerous healthcare professionals and supported hundreds of client executives in Australia, Japan, Canada, U.S., Europe and Israel. His interest in healthcare began when he managed a medical diagnostics business for Union Carbide. His education includes an MBA from Harvard Business School and engineering degrees from Rice University.