Contributor Profile

Alexander Lorestani

Job TitleCEO & Co-Founder

Company NameGeltor, Inc.


Alex Lorestani is co-founder and CEO of Geltor, the conscious biodesign company that has created the largest selection of 100% animal- and GMO-free, globally scalable, and sustainably cultivated designer proteins. He is strongly motivated by the positive impact that Geltor’s protein design and production technology can have on public health, sustainability, and user experience.

Alex became interested in transforming the global protein supply chain as an MD/ Ph.D. student working to solve antibiotic resistance. He studied Medicine at Rutgers University, earned a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology from Princeton University, and holds a BS in Biology from Boston College.

Conference Sessions

  • Building beauty with biology: Geltor’s latest biodesigned ingredient technology

    Thursday13:05 - 13:3508 October 2020
    Technical Seminars Theatre 1

    Geltor is the conscious biodesign company behind the world’s most advanced consumer proteins. The company has been recognized for its excellence and innovation ...

    • Language: English