Dr Foster has 20+ years experience in life sciences representing pharmaceutical, biotherapeutic and diagnostic companies, while in private legal practice.
He served as intellectual property counsel at Medarex, a mid-sized biotherapeutics company, acquired by Bristol-Myers Squibb.
Dr Foster co-founded Roberts Foster LLP - a technology focused law firm, bionorthTx- a regional life science trade association, and multiple private biotechnology companies.
He is a board member of bionorthTx and private biotechnology companies, and is a Member of Australian Institute of Company Directors.
He holds a Ph.D. from The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and J.D. from Golden Gate University School of Law.