Our Mission

It is our mission to provide best-in-class solutions for automated nucleic acid isolation with an unwavering and unmatched level of support.

Our commitment to development experience and technical knowledge, in addition to continual advancement research in the industry, provides our team members with the know-how and skills to support all aspects of your solutions and chemistries.

Our Promise

We promise to provide you with workflow solutions that will make a difference in extraction processes. You have our personal guarantee that no one in the industry will work harder to ensure your satisfaction. In other words, walking the walk in all that we do.

We work with an unwavering focus to provide the support required both before and after the utilization of our products and never lose sight that every sample has a life that depends on it.

Executive Leadership

Michael Messier

Michael Messier


Michael wears many hats, and creating a great company and a terrific team is one of them. Michael brings over 25 years of leadership in the life sciences industry across multiple functions. AutoGen’s mission is to provide the best solutions for our customers specializing in automated nucleic acid isolation. Behind this mission statement is his personal guarantee that no one, and no company, in the industry will work harder to ensure your satisfaction with AutoGen’s solutions and services.

Prior to joining AutoGen, Michael worked in Finance and Consulting with privately held and start-up enterprises. He holds a B.S. in Accountancy from Bentley University and serves on several non-profit boards. Michael and his wife have one daughter and a relatively well-behaved Australian Labradoodle, Rossi. When he isn’t skiing or hacking around the links, he is on the race course waiting for his daughter to leave the start gate.


Rob Osborn

Senior Vice President

Rob is all about helping customers determine the best ways to automate workflows, reduce overall costs, and increase productivity. Having started his career working with Pharmaceutical Manufacturers, he fully and deeply understands the criticality of effective drug discovery, drug delivery, and sterile production. Rob’s entrepreneurial spirit and “whatever it takes” attitude to get the job done is pivotal in making sure the AutoGen team provides the best outcome for each and every customer.

Rob holds a B.S. from Quinnipiac University in Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management with an additional focus in Marketing. He hails from Maryland, where he and his wife are raising a daughter born in December 2016 and twins (boy and girl) born in July of 2017. When he isn’t running after his children, Rob enjoys running outdoors, woodworking, and spending time with the family.

We Want To Hear From You

Let us know how we can help you find nucleic acid extraction solutions that are right for your needs by contacting us today.