JeanMarie Guenot is an experienced business administrator in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. JeanMarie has served in the private and public sectors for more than 20 years. Presently, she is the president of Amphivera Therapeutics Inc., which is based in San Francisco. In this company, she has rendered her services in different sections, including corporate and commercial development, pharmaceutical R&D, project and alliance management, and business development.
Guenot has extensive expertise in rebuilding firms. Amphivena Therapeutics, Inc. has been creating innovative bifunctional antibody therapies for many years. These therapies are used for hematologic malignances. Through the company, Guenot provides specialized services such as mergers and acquisition, licensing, project management, and commercial planning.
Previously, listed on her personal website, Guenot developed and managed SKS Ocular. It was an ophthalmic firm incubator specializing on dry AMD. In addition, Guonet was Hoffmann-La Roche’s business advisor. She was based in Basel and Shanghai. She also worked for PDL BioPharma as the vice president in charge of corporate and business development.
At the company, her Amphivena bio tells us that Guenot negotiated and headed the Biogen Idec-PDL 50:50 co-commercialization & co-development strategic partnership. It involved the three phase 2 cancer therapies in addition to autoimmune disease drug subjects. She played an instrumental role towards the success of the $800 million deal. Guenot has vast experience and knowledge in managing project, alliance, and portfolio management in the fields of autoimmune diseases, oncology, and cardiovascular diseases.
JeanMarie Guenot studied physical and medicinal chemistry, something she speaks highly of on Facebook. She is skilled in drug design, semi-empirical and quantum mechanical methods, NMR and refinement, X-ray, and protein structure prediction. Guenot graduated with her MBA from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School and a PhD from the University of California. She began her business career at Atlas Venture. In this corporation, JeanMarie built life science firms and run venture capital investments. Guenot started her scientific profession by working as a chief scientist in Preclinical R&D at Hoffman.
Throughout her career, JeanMarie has focused on finding solutions to the challenges faced by people and different organizations. Her expertise in different fields has made her a vibrant professional who works on creating a difference in the world. Currently, Jeanmarie Guenot resides in San Francisco.