Ge Li is an American entrepreneur and businessperson who founded 6 companies, among them: WuXi AppTec Co., Ltd., Wuxi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc. and Adagene, Inc. and who has been the head of 8 different companies. Presently, he holds the position of Chairman & President for WuXi AppTec Co., Ltd. (which he founded in 2000), Chairman at Shanghai Syn-the-all Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd., Chairman of JW Biotechnology (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., Non-Executive Chairman for Wuxi Biologics (Cayman), Inc., Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Wuxi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc. (which he founded in 2000), Chairman at NextCODE Health LLC, Chairman for Genuity Science, Inc. Chairman of 6 Dimensions Capital which he founded. Ge Li is also on the board of The Scripps Research Institute, Wuxi Biologics Holdings Ltd., Wuxi New Life Science Investment Ltd. and Shanghai Yaoming Haide Biotechnology Co., Ltd.
In his past career Ge Li occupied the position of Chairman of JW Therapeutics (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., Founding Scientist at Pharmacopeia LLC (he founded the company in 1993), Director at Hua Medicine Ltd. and Director at Adagene, Inc.
He received an undergraduate degree from Peking University and a doctorate from The Trustees of Columbia University in The City of New York.