Adam Kavalier is Holistic Industries, Inc.’s Chief Scientific Officer. Adam has over 10 years of research experience in analytical chemistry with specialties in medicinal plants and cancer pharmacology. After receiving his Ph.D. in plant chemistry from The City University of New York and the New York Botanical Garden, Adam continued his research at Cornell Medical College where he focused on cancer bioenergetics. Using analytical techniques, including liquid chromatography and mass spectrometry, Adam applied global metabolite profiling tools to study the accumulation of active compounds in plants and the bioenergetic intermediates in cancer metabolism. His work resulted in more than 10 peer-reviewed publications and a patent.
In 2014 Adam established a food business focused on the production of chocolates containing high concentrations of biologically active medicinal compounds.