Trucept is headed by CEO Norman Tipton, a native of San Diego. For the past 10 years, he has been Vice President and General Counsel of Trucept Inc. Since 2007, Tipton has been an advisor to several publicly traded companies’ boards, including Allegiant Professional Business Services Inc. and Dalrada Financial Corp. In 2013, he joined the Board of Directors of Trucept Inc.
Tipton has previously held management positions at SAIC, a Fortune 500 defense industry company, as well as, was the Human Resources Manager at the San Diego Union-Tribune, where he managed labor negotiations and relations.
He attended San Diego State University, where he received his Master’s Degree in Sociology and his Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism. Tipton, a member of the California Bar, is a cum laude graduate of Thomas Jefferson School of Law.