Jane has 30 years’ experience in the life science industry across biotech, pharma and agrochemicals. Until recently she was Chief Business Officer at F-star, a clinical stage immuno-oncology company. Prior to that she held business development roles at Cellzome and Cambridge Antibody Technology (acquired by AstraZeneca). She spent the first part of her career in research and project management at Aventis Crop Science, AgrEvo and Schering Agrochemicals. Jane has an MBA from The Judge Institute of Management Studies, University of Cambridge and a PhD and a first degree in Natural Sciences from the University of Cambridge, UK. She is on the board of the Biotechnology Industry Association (BIA) and Chairs the Sir Richard Stapley Educational Trust.
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