Tyler Autera
CTO / CO-FOUNDER
Tyler Autera

Tyler Autera is a
multi-disciplinary entrepreneur with leadership experience across science, technology, operations and sales. Most recently, Autera served as SVP of Science & Technology at Green Plains and, prior to that, he co-founded Cannalysis Labs. Autera graduated from San Diego State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Molecular Biology. As the co-founder and CTO of Bluestem Biosciences, Inc., Autera has a wide range of experience that has led him to this position. He started his career in biotechnology and life sciences across various commercial roles. He is committed to growing as a leader in the bioengineering industry and is ready to start his new venture at Bluestem. With his ability to build strong teams and innovate new processes, he knows what it takes to create a successful business from the ground up. He co-founded QC Labs in 2015, where he was the President and COO of the company until December 2020. He gained the valuable experience he wanted when starting QC Labs and eventually decided to pursue other opportunities. His wide variety of experience has led him down a new yet familiar path in biotechnology and molecular biology, where he hopes to continue innovating the biomanufacturing field.