Ryan D. Lake Chief Financial Officer
Ryan Lake has served as our chief financial officer since January 2018 and he has over 20 years of senior financial and life sciences leadership experience. Lake joined Recro in June 2017 as the company’s chief accounting officer and senior vice president of finance. Lake also serves as chief financial officer of Baudax Bio.
Prior to joining Recro, Lake served as chief financial officer and vice president of finance of Aspire Bariatrics, a privately held commercial-stage medical device company. From 2012 to 2015, Lake held executive management and senior finance positions at DSM Biomedical (successor to Kensey Nash after its acquisition in 2012), a division of Royal DSM (listed on Euronext Amsterdam), a global science-based company active in health, nutrition, and materials, including director of the natural materials division, controller, and senior director of finance.
From 2002 to 2012, Lake held various senior financial positions of increasing responsibility with Kensey Nash Corporation, a Nasdaq-listed medical device company, most notably senior director of finance and interim CFO. Earlier in his career, Lake worked at Deloitte & Touche.
Lake is a certified public accountant, chartered global management accountant and holds a B.S. degree in accounting from West Chester University of Pennsylvania.