Allene Diaz

Allene Diaz

Director

Allene Diaz has served on our board of directors since October 2020. She has served on the board of directors of Allena Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: ALNA) since April 2019 and Mersana Therapeutics (Nasdaq: MRSN) since March 2021. She has also led a New Product Strategy and Portfolio Management consulting practice since August 2020 and primarily consults for Xilio Therapeutics. Ms. Diaz served on the board of directors of Erytech Pharma SA, a biopharmaceutical company developing innovative therapies for cancer, from September 2016 to September 2019. Ms. Diaz held the position of Senior Vice President of R&D Portfolio Management at GlaxoSmithKline (Lon: GSK) from September 2019 to June 2020. From May 2015 to September 2019, she served as the Senior Vice President of Global Commercial Development and Program Strategy and as a member of the Executive Leadership Team at TESARO (formerly Nasdaq: TSRO). She was integrally involved in the acquisition of TESARO by GlaxoSmithKline in January 2019. Prior to joining TESARO in 2015, Ms. Diaz held a variety of leadership roles in the EMD Serono and Merck Serono divisions of Merck KGaA (Xetra: MRK.DE), including Senior Vice President, Managed Markets, Senior Vice President, Head of U.S. Oncology Commercial, Vice President, Oncology Marketing, Head of Oncology Global Strategic Planning and Head of the Global Oncology Business Unit. Earlier in her career, Ms. Diaz held management, operating, sales and medical affairs roles at various biopharmaceutical companies, including Pfizer (NYSE: PFE), Biogen (Nasdaq: BIIB) and Amylin Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: AMLN) among others. Ms. Diaz earned a BS in Psychology from Florida State University.

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