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Boston’s Biotech Women Take Center Stage

The last few days has seen a number of events in the Boston Biotech Cluster which have involved women executives. Here is our pick of the top 5: Annalisa Jenkins: Leads Dimension Therapeutics to an IPO and gets names as … Continue reading

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Atlas Maps Path Towards Unlocking Gender Potential

Last month, Atlas Ventures investor and blogger Bruce Booth, penned a tremendous analysis of gender inequality in the biotech sector. I recommend you read it here. He made the case for a far greater level of women participation at the … Continue reading

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Turning Insight into Action for Improved Gender Diversity

Following the publication of our research studies into gender diversity in the biotechnology industry (Diversifying the Outlook – The X&Y of Biotechnology Leadership, Investing in Biotechnology Management), we decided to take the findings of this research and engage with leaders … Continue reading

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Cyber-Risk is Challenging Boards, Are You Ready?

The incredible challenge faced by corporations today in protecting data from cyber-attacks is ever evolving. The frequency and sophistication of cyber-attacks are testing CEOs, executive teams and perhaps more acutely, the Board. The Board of Directors is clearly responsible for … Continue reading

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Vertex and CRISPR Therapeutics Form Research Collaboration

BOSTON & CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts – Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated and CRISPR Therapeutics have announced that the two companies have entered into a strategic research collaboration focused on the use of CRISPR’s gene editing technology, known as CRISPR-Cas9, to discover and develop potential … Continue reading

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Wilson’s Board Gets a New Chairman

Wilson Therapeutics has announced that Andrew Kay has been appointed as Chairman of its Board of Directors. The company’s previous Chairman, Hugh Rienhoff, M.D. will continue to advise the company as a consultant. Mr. Kay has more than 30 years … Continue reading

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Board Appointment for IPO-ready Dimension Therapeutics

Just days after setting the terms for its pending IPO, Dimension Therapeutics, Inc., a leading rare disease company advancing novel, liver-directed treatments for diverse genetic disorders,  announced the election of Alan B. Colowick, M.D., M.P.H., Executive Vice President of Celgene … Continue reading

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Celgene Board Diversifies Above Key 30% Mark

Celgene has announced the appointment of Julia Haller, M.D, to the Board of Directors. The appointment means Celgene now has three females on the board and reaches a 33% ratio of women non-executive board directors, a critical mass that is … Continue reading

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