Craig M. Thompson

SVP, Global Operations

Craig advances manufacturing and distribution for all of the CST products. He leads the company’s customer service, supply chain management, lab operations, and facilities management. He also oversees environmental protection, occupational health, safety procedures, and quality systems.


Before joining CST in 2005, Craig spent nine years in venture-backed life science organizations, leading teams of scientists focused on technology development and drug discovery. He served as Senior Investigator, Group Leader, chemical genomics for ArQule, as Group Leader, cell biology for Akceli, and as Group Leader, microbiology for Scriptgen/ Anadys Pharmaceuticals.


Craig has a B.S. in molecular biology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and a Ph.D. in molecular biology from MIT. He also completed post-doctoral studies in immunobiology at Yale University. Craig has authored numerous peer-reviewed scientific articles and patents.

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  • SVP, Global Operations

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