Anthony Fashana has over 20 years experience in sales and business development for companies such as Reuters, Standard and Poor’s and NASDAQ. While at NASDAQ he worked with a number of biotech and pharmaceutical companies in the Bay Area and Southern California and understands the unique business environment they work in. Recently, he was an angel investor in a start up and knows first hand the challenges and pitfalls of taking an idea and transferring it to a viable business. Anthony is currently a partner with Pacific Partners, a US based group working with companies and investor groups in Asia who seek new ideas and products to invest in here in the Bay Area. He graduated from the University of Washington with a BA in Economics.