Women in Business Breakfast Nov. 2020
The Women In Business Breakfast Series, is a five part series, which includes breakfast, networking and discussion with women business leaders. Past speakers have included accomplished executives, politicians and entrepreneurs.
On our November 17th WIB event, we will hear remarks from Dr. Jennifer Buell. Dr. Buell serves as the President and Chief Operating Officer of Agenus. Since 2013, Dr. Buell has served as the Head of Global R&D operations, Head of Research, and Chief External Affairs and Communications Officer. During her tenure, she advanced the expansion of Agenus from a neoantigen vaccine company to a global, fully-integrated platform company with a unique pipeline of immune modulating antibodies, adoptive cell therapies, adjuvants, and cancer vaccines.
With over 20 years of biopharmaceutical R&D experience, Jennifer has a proven record of success in R&D leadership, most recently at Agenus, where she has led high performing teams in outpacing large pharmaceutical companies in advancing novel therapies to the clinic through Agenus’ proprietary pipeline and in collaboration with Incyte, Merck, and Gilead. Prior to joining Agenus, Jennifer held leadership positions in R&D operations at Bristol-Myers Squibb and was later responsible for Programs and Alliances at Harvard Clinical (Baim), where she led the strategy and operations of a portfolio of programs in oncology, neurology, nephrology, and cardiometabolic diseases. Jennifer obtained her PhD in Cellular, Biochemical, and Molecular Biochemistry with an MS in Biostatistics from Tufts University in Boston.