Dr. Andrew Shao has spent nearly two decades in the global nutrition industry, holding a doctorate in nutritional biochemistry and master’s in human nutrition science, both from Tufts University. He currently serves as SVP, Global Scientific & Regulatory Affairs for ChromaDex Corp. Prior to joining ChromaDex Dr. Shao held several scientific and regulatory leadership roles for multinational companies and trade associations including Amway, Herbalife Nutrition and the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN). Dr. Shao has advised governments around the world on science-based regulatory and policy reform on topics ranging from health claims, to risk analysis to regulation of botanicals. He is a member of the American Society for Nutrition, the Institute of Food Technologists and the Tufts Nutrition Council.