Mr. Manoj Dadlani serves as Chief Executive Officer at CosmosID, Inc., a genomic big data company focused on rapid identification of microorganisms for infectious disease diagnostics, public health surveillance, food safety monitoring, pharmaceutical discovery, and microbiome analysis for health and wellness. Previously, Mr. Dadlani served as a partner at Applied Value Group, a management consulting and investment firm, and was co-founder and Chief Executive Officer at Rasa Industries, Ltd., a leading beverage manufacturing company in northern Nigeria. Mr. Dadlani has substantial experience in strategy, M&A, supply chain management, product development, marketing and business development. At Applied Value, he lead the US business in management consulting, advising fortune 500 companies in both revenue growth, cost reduction and lean management. As his role as CEO of CosmosID, Mr. Dadlani has lead the company to commercialize current products and develop new products in the microbial identification and characterization space. Mr. Dadlani received his Bachelors and Masters degrees in Biological Engineering from Cornell University.