Mr. Life has 30 years of experience in Biotechnology which includes a background in therapeutics, vaccines, autologous Cell Therapy and Gene Therapy. Mr. Life has worked for Biotech companies including Bayer, Chiron, Medimmune, Genentech, and Novartis, as well as consulted for numerous Biotech companies in the USA and Europe. He currently works for BioMarin as Sr. Director of Gene Therapy Manufacturing.
Mr. Life was a key member of the team that designed BioMarin’s award-winning Gene Therapy facility, which is one of the largest facility of its kind. In his current role Mr. Life is responsible for running the day to day operations of the Company’s gene therapy facility.
Mr. Life truly enjoys pulling together diverse groups of individuals to build a unified team that takes ownership and pride in accomplishing a common goal. His success in gene therapy manufacturing hinges on his belief that few things in life can bring as much joy as helping an individual realize their own potential.