Jonathan Gat was the Vice President for Clinical Studies and Development for Nuovo Biologics since 2011 developing key research and development relationships, raising investments and strategic decision-making. His career has been focused on establishing and developing a variety of businesses. Prior to working at Nuovo, he was Business Development Director at Awesome Avenue, a privately held Los Angeles fashion company in Los Angeles. He founded Prague Street Advisers, an investment management business catering mostly to expatriates in 2004. From 2001 to 2004 Gat was Operations Manager at Skilled Health Systems, a small health care research firm primarily engaged in the design and operation of clinical trials for medical devices. In late 1999, he joined six former bankers and debt buyers to form Debtauction.com designed to be the first online market for buyers and sellers of distressed debt. Gat has also been the Deputy Trade Commissioner at the Israel Government Trade Office in Los Angeles. Mr. Gat holds his MBA degree from University of Brussels in Belgium and his BA from Skidmore College. He is a member of the City of Los Angeles Workforce Investment Board; he has previously served on the Boards of the British American Business Council and the California-Israel Chamber of Commerce.