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Leveraging his background in finance, management, and biotechnology, Paul Keough currently functions as Managing Director of the TurnKeough Corporation, a consulting firm based in Chicago. His team focuses efforts on the health care, finance, and technology sectors, employing a hands-on approach to guide clients through management decisions involving technology assessment, product launches, marketing, and fund-raising. TurnKeough Corporation assists clients with every aspect of the business cycle, including business plan creation, market research, product development, and strategic assessment. Paul Keough employs a seasoned information manager and utilizes the services of third parties to aid in his firm's processes. Dr. Keough laid the foundation for his career at The State University of New York, Stonybrook, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry. A standout student, he won several awards at the institution, including the Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities (URECA) Award, subsequently continuing his education at Northwestern University. He earned both a Master of Science in Biochemistry and a Doctor of Philosophy in Biophysical Biochemistry at Northwestern University. Paul Keough launched his career as a financial analyst in 1998, focusing on the health care and technology industries for the next decade. Paul Keough performed analyses, forecasting, and research on behalf of Wells Fargo Securities and the Wolverine Venture Fund. Keough also worked on his Master of Business Administration during this time, graduating from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business. The Wolverine Venture Fund won the National Student Venture Capitalist Award during his time as a student at the business school. One investment upon which Dr. Keough performed due diligence eventually doubled the size of the fund in the next six years.