Executive Team

The Particle Dynamics team takes pride in our ability to adjust to changing customer needs quickly and effectively. We are passionate, flexible, responsive and bureaucracy-free, with over thirty years of experience in the USA as partners in product improvement. With our strong legacy in innovation and quality, you can put your trust in the experts at Particle Dynamics. We enable excellence.

Nicolas Fortin

President & CEO

Nicolas joined Particle Dynamics as a President and CEO in 2018. He has a track record of more than 20 years in the Pharmaceutical Industry with experience in multiple leadership roles. Nicolas earned a Bachelor degree in Engineering, and holds an MBA from the McGill/HEC Universities.

Anish Parikh

Chief Commercial Officer

Anish joined Particle Dynamics as the Chief Commercial Officer in August 2023. He has 25+ years of commercial leadership and R&D experience in the pharmaceutical and OTC industries, including recent experience with Curia Global Inc., where he headed the Sales & Marketing of the Curia’s Drug Product Business. Anish earned two bachelor’s degrees in Molecular Biology & Biochemistry (MBB)  and Psychology from Rutgers College at Rutgers University.

Michael Kanan


Mike joined Particle Dynamics as CFO in March 2024.  He has over 25 years of experience in financial management leadership roles including experience in the Industrial, Pharmaceutical and Life Science Tools industries.  Mike is a CPA and earned a Bachelor’s degree in accounting from Michigan State University.

Chad Dykes

VP of Technical Operations

Chad joined the Particle Dynamics team as Vice President of Technical Operations in 2018. He has over 30 years of experience in the Pharmaceutical Industry including excipient, active ingredients, and oral dosage manufacturing as well as product development. Chad holds a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering degree from the University of Kentucky.

Rebecca Connors

VP of Quality

Rebecca joined Particle Dynamics in 2016 and was appointed Vice President of Quality in 2017. She has more than 20 years of experience in quality roles in the Pharmaceutical Industry. Rebecca earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Indiana University.

Jen Gornet

Executive Coordinator

Jen joined Particle Dynamics as Executive Coordinator in 2018. She has over 10 years of experience in professional office executive coordination and office management. Jen attended University of Missouri with an emphasis in Elementary Education.

Tel: 1.800.452.4682
Email: info@particledynamics.com