Brandon Allgood, PhD

Chief Artificial Intelligence Officer

Brandon is Chief Artificial Intelligence Officer at Valo where he leads data and modeling research and development.

Brandon previously co-founded Numerate in 2007 and served as CTO from 2013 until its acquisition by Valo Health in 2019. Prior to the acquisition, he helped to make Numerate the world-leading AI drug design company through the development of its D4 platform.

He is an industry leader in the application of AI in life science. He has authored scientific publications in machine learning, chemistry, biology, physics, and astronomy and has 18 years of experience in AI, mathematical modeling, and large-scale cloud and distributed computing. Brandon is also a co-founder of the Alliance for AI in Healthcare and currently serves on the executive leadership.

Brandon holds a B.S. in Physics from the University of Washington, Seattle, and a Ph.D. in Computational Physics from the University of California, Santa Cruz.