Andreas FR Hühmer is currently the Marketing Director for Proteomics and Metabolomics at Thermo Fisher Scientific in San Jose, CA. In his current role, he directs the day-to-day marketing business as well as the long-term strategy in proteomics and metabolomics. He collaborates closely with colleagues across Thermo Fisher Scientific to democratize mass spectrometry technology and support the adoption of innovative omics methods in biological and clinical research. Dr. Hühmer holds a Ph.D. (1997) and M.S. (1996) in Pharmaceutical Chemistry from the University of Kansas. He also received a B.S. (1991) and a M.S. (1993) in Analytical Chemistry from the Free University of Berlin, Germany.