Brad Barbera

Brad Barbera is the Founder and Chief Innovation Strategist at Pi Innovation LLC

Brad has thirty years of experience bringing innovative products and ideas to market in a wide variety of industries, including pharmaceuticals, personal care products, ergonomic devices, and food. While he has worked with major brands like Walgreens, Kraft, and Jergens, his favorite work focuses on helping start-ups, small businesses, and nonprofits strategically out-innovate their larger rivals. Most recently, Brad has led the support of startups and investors in the breakthrough field of plant-based and cell-based meat, egg, and dairy products that are transforming the food system.

Brad has a B.A. in economics and a B.S. in chemical engineering from Northwestern University and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

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