With two decades of experience in life sciences, Dr. Sam Shum is MTPA’s Vice President of Operations & Strategy, overseeing the company’s operational functions of Finance, Supply Chain, Quality Assurance Public Affairs, Patient Engagement, Compliance Operations and Business Process and Strategy.

Before joining MTPA, Dr. Shum was Treasurer of Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY, where he provided executive oversight for the hospital’s pharmacies, revenue cycle, contracting, 340B operations, procurement, accounting operations and treasury management. He also served as the liaison between the hospital system and New York State Department of Health. Previously, Dr. Shum held various operational, financial and engineering positions in diverse industries including life sciences, chemical, financial, consumer goods, and information systems.

Dr. Shum holds a Doctor of Business Administration in Finance from Jack Welch College of Business at Sacred Heart University. He also holds a Master of Business Administration in Finance from New York University and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Polytechnic University. His professional accreditations include Chartered Financial Analyst, Certified Public Accountant, Certified Management Accountant, Certified Financial Manager and Certified Treasury Professional.