David Lin is the Director of Gene Synthesis Marketing at GenScript USA, a CRO focused on improving human and animal health by enabling scientists to expedite life science and biomedical research. Powered by innovation, GenScript aims to make synthetic biology research accessible by providing the essential tools necessary to tackle complex problems. David is the team lead for marketing and product development for two of GenScript’s main services: Gene Synthesis and Gene Fragments. In this role, he is developing innovative products that incorporate the latest synthesis technologies to address the challenges facing synthetic biology research. He has been spotted with his ukulele at the occasional open mic and is an expert in strategy development for the board game Settlers of Catan.