Rich Wartel is the Founder of One Lab Innovation, LLC. Rich is a dedicated to innovation and helping the world through all of his life endeavors. One Lab, an Entrepreneur Equity company, is the culmination of his dream to create, enable and fund new ideas, focused on growth and have a positive impact on society. Our legacy is broadening and changing the definition of healthcare and, ultimately, giving patients easier access to healthcare products and services.
Rich is the Founder and former CEO of Two Labs Pharma Services. Since 2003, Two Labs has led 200+ new product launches and hundreds of projects in market access, competitive intelligence, launch strategy, lifecycle management and patient services. In 2016, Rich and his team led the private equity recapitalization of Two Labs, enabling acquisitions and employee growth to over 175 team members. In 2020, Rich made the decision to step down as CEO and return to his entrepreneurial roots, just months before Two Labs was sold to Envision Pharma Group.
Rich has a B.S. in Business from Skidmore College and a Master’s Degree in Accounting from George Mason University. He resides in Ohio with his wife, two sons, daughter, and two dogs (one lab and one mutt). Rich and his wife are dedicated to improving the lives of others through charitable endeavors and created the Yellow Boulder Foundation (providing financial support to a variety of a nonprofit organizations). He is also on the Columbus Board of Directors for the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation, and advisory Board member of the Run the Race Center and is a dedicated member of Team Rubicon Disaster Response.