Mr. Jacobsen is the Chief Technology Officer for Dovetail Integrated Systems. Dovetail is a technology company focused on optimization and standardization of manufacturing operations. Mr. Jacobsen has extensive experience in biotechnology process development, manufacturing and operations and is considered an SME for single use systems. He has played key roles in the design, start-up, validation and operation of cell culture facilities at Genzyme, TKT and EMD Serono. These facilities ranged from pilot to full-scale manufacturing. As a consultant, Mr. Jacobsen led the $20M facility expansion at a newly formed CMO based on single use systems. Mr. Jacobsen received his BS in in-vitro cell biology from the State University of New York at Plattsburgh.