John Limanto, Ph.D.

John Limanto, Ph.D., is Executive Director, Process Chemistry, Deerfield Discovery and Development, and joined Deerfield in 2020.  Prior to Deerfield, Dr. Limanto spent more than 18 years with Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. in the Department of Process Chemistry and held his most recent position as Senior Principal Scientist, Chemistry, since 2016.  Dr. Limanto holds a B.S. in Chemistry from the University of Wisconsin at Madison, an M.S. in Organic Chemistry from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from Boston College.