Arsalan Arif is a journalist and entrepreneur who set out to build his vision of an independent biotech news company at Endpoints News. His primary responsibility at Endpoints is the business model, followed by talent recruitment and product development. His journalism duties includes editing Endpoints' Early Edition and reporting on the biopharma cybersecurity beat. The son of immigrant entrepreneurs, he received his business education by watching his parents run brick-and-mortar stores in Kansas. Before founding Endpoints, Arsalan was the group publisher of FierceBiotech and FiercePharma. Born and raised in the aviation capital of the world — Wichita — Arsalan has been a private pilot for 20 years. After spending most of his adult life in Washington, DC, he now lives in Lawrence, Kansas, with his family.