At A Glance
Name: Michael Spicer
Title: CFO, Orchid Biosciences
Education: BA, accounting, University of Virginia; MBA, Harvard
Background: Vice president of finance, LifeCodes; CFO at White River Corporation
In October 2001, when Orchid Biosciences announced plans to buy LifeCodes for $13 million in stock, Orchid was starting to build its forensics and paternity businesses.