Meinders school of business

Distinguished Alumni

Meinders School of Business is pleased to honor Justin Briggs as our 2015 Distinguished Alumni.

Justin Briggs

2015 Distinguished AlumniJustin Briggs is an Oklahoma native and technology executive with experience developing and commercializing biotechnology, nanotechnology, and software products.

Mr. Briggs currently serves as Vice President, Business Development and Operations at Accele BioPharma and Venture Partner at Accele Venture Partners. Accele is a biotechnology accelerator and venture capital firm located in Oklahoma City. Accele identifies, funds, and manages a portfolio of early stage biotechnology companies developing therapeutics and diagnostics for diseases ranging from diabetes, hearing loss, infectious disease and cancer.

Previously, Justin lead development and operations for Altheus Therapeutics, a venture-backed biopharmaceutical company. Justin is also the founder Chorus Labs, a software development company, and SnapLab Technologies, which develops high-throughput analytical equipment for the oil & gas industry.

Additionally, Justin serves on multiple private company boards and advises technology startups, and holds multiple U.S. and international patents.

Justin has a degree in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Oklahoma and an M.B.A. in Finance with High Honors from Oklahoma City University.