Giles Shih

Giles Shih

Chairman and
Chief Executive Officer

Dr. Giles Shih co-founded BRI with his father, Dr. Jason Shih, in 1999 and has been managing BRI’s business development efforts since.

Giles serves on the Board of Directors of the North Carolina Biosciences Organization and on the Board of Directors of the North Carolina Agricultural and Life Science Research Foundation.

Upon receiving his undergraduate degree at Cornell University, Giles went on to complete his graduate training at North Carolina State University (MS in Microbiology) and Emory University (Ph.D. in Microbiology and Molecular Genetics), followed by an MBA from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.