Mark Walton, PHD
Mark Walton, PhD, Vice President for Regulatory Affairs, Yorktown Technologies Inc.
Mark Walton is a veteran of the plant and animal biotechnology industries. He has worked as a research scientist, entrepreneur and corporate executive. In 2016 he joined Yorktown Technologies, LP, the developer of GloFish® Fluorescent Fish, to lead a new division, Ornamental Bio. Previously he was the Chief Marketing Officer for Recombinetics. Dr. Walton played a key role in obtaining the Cloning Risk Assessment and the Guidance on Regulation of Genetically Engineered Animals from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.