Mr. Moshe Kushman is a founder and the Chief Executive Officer of GRoK Technologies LLC, a company engaged in the commercialization of NASA life science discoveries in stem cell technology, three-dimensional tissue engineering, bioinformatics, and regenerative medicine. Prior to becoming GRoK’s CEO in 2013, Mr. Kushman served from 1998 to 2013 as the senior tax partner in the West Coast office of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, specializing in mergers and acquisitions, cross-border transactions, and financial products. From 1986 to 1998, Mr. Kushman served as a law clerk, tax associate, and Counsel to the Tax Department of the firm.
In addition, Mr. Kushman has served as Adjunct Professor, Taxation, at Loyola Law School, Los Angeles; Adjunct Professor International Taxation, California State University, Northridge; Chairman of the Committee on Corporate Taxation, Taxation Section of the Los Angeles County Bar Association; and Advisory Board Member of the University of Southern California, Taxation Institute. Mr. Kushman earned his JD from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, and his MBA from University of Southern California.