Life Sciences Dinner

Thu, Oct 12 2023 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


Dinner and roundtable discussion for CEOs of growth life sciences companies.  Discussion will include finding and managing talent; creating IP; and working with different types of investors. We're delighted to welcome as our guest speaker, Anna Williamson - Executive Director, Pharma Partnering at Roche/Genetech. Anna has over 17 years' experience in life science technology transfer, business development and alliance management roles. In 2016 she relocated to Cambridge from the US to establish a partnering presence for Genentech, and now for Roche and Genentech in the UK. Anna supports business development and alliance management activities, both in the UK and on a global basis. In addition, she is actively involved in multiple UK life sciences accelerator programmes, and is a member of the Board of the Bio Industry Association. 

Prior to joining Genentech, Anna worked for the University of California Office of Technology Transfer where she was responsible for managing a portfolio of life sciences inventions from multiple UC campuses. 

The Life Sciences Dinner is hosted in partnership with Taylor Wessing and Panmure Gordon.  Attendance is by invitation for CEOs of growth life science companies.