Christian Henry

Christian Henry, CEO, PacBio

Christian Henry has more than two decades of experience with growing companies in the life sciences industry. From 2005 through January 2017, Mr. Henry was an executive at Illumina, Inc., where he served in a number of different roles including Chief Financial Officer, Chief Commercial Officer, and General Manager of the Life Sciences Business. Prior to Illumina, Mr. Henry was Chief Financial Officer for, a publicly traded online ticket provider, which was acquired by Major League Baseball Advanced Media, LP. Mr. Henry also served as Vice President of Finance and Corporate Controller for Affymetrix, Inc., and held a similar position at Nektar Therapeutics (formerly Inhale Therapeutic Systems, Inc.). Mr. Henry earned a BA in biochemistry and cell biology from the University of California, San Diego, and an MBA from the University of California, Irvine.

Interview with Christian (published November 2022)

Interview with Christian and Sean George, CEO of Invitae (published December 2021)

Listen to the interview with Christian (published December 2020)