Meet the management and advisors

Shawn Maddaford, PhD

Co-Founder, President and Chief Scientific Officer

David Vaughan, PhD

Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer

Jailall Ramnauth, PhD, MBA

Senior Vice President Discovery Chemistry


Talon is supported by world class academic and industrial partners with expertise in the areas of ataxia and infectious diseases.

We are located at and access the state-of-the-art facilities at the Xerox Research Centre of Canada. Below are some of our partners and financial supporters.