Matt Percival is a data scientist at Riffyn, responsible for developing the analytics engine. His professional expertise has been focused on process systems engineering applied to biotechnology. Previously, he was a scientist in the computational biosciences department at Theranos, a privately held health technology and medical laboratory services company, where his roles spanned from R&D to manufacturing. He has also conducted research in developing control algorithms for drug delivery at UC Santa Barbara and Roche Diagnostics. Matt has a PhD in Chemical Engineering from UC Santa Barbara and an MEng in Chemical Engineering from Imperial College London. When not at work Matt is usually planning his next wilderness backpacking trip and applying reproducibility and scale-up principles to food preparation.