Alec Ford

CEO of Karius

Alec has over 30 years of experience in the genomics, pharmaceutical, and biotechnology industries, and has a proven track record of driving commercial growth and performance for businesses in highly competitive and regulated biomedical markets. He was previously the Chief Operating Officer for Myriad Genetics, a molecular diagnostic company. During his time at Myriad, he launched new products and scaled new business units in Women's Health, Oncology, Urology, and Prenatal screening. Previously, Alec has held leadership positions at Novartis, Sanofi-Aventis, Nektar Therapeutics, and Pfizer. Alec is a founding board member of BioUtah, Utah’s life sciences trade association.

Interview with Alec (published May 2022)


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