Wednesday 14 November 2018

New chief for Genomics Medicine

Dr Anne Jones has 25 years of experience in the field. Photo: Chris Bellew /Fennell Photography
Dr Anne Jones has 25 years of experience in the field. Photo: Chris Bellew /Fennell Photography

Medical research company Genomics Medicine Ireland (GMI) has hired Dr Anne Jones as CEO.

Dr Jones brings 25 years of experience in the life science, chemical analysis and diagnostics arenas in Ireland, the UK and the US.

The Tipperary native joins GMI from US-based Danaher Corporation, where she was VP and general manager for Pall Corporations Lab, food and beverage business. In this role, she had profit and loss accountability leading a team of up to 800 people for three business units spanning drug discovery, R&D and the food and beverage market. Before that, she was VP of strategy and business development at Agilent Technologies.

"We are delighted to have attracted a candidate of Anne's considerable talent and track record to GMI," said co-founder and acting CEO Dan Crowley.

"We're excited to have Anne join GMI to spearhead the company's mission of solving disease through genomics. I wish her and GMI every success."

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