Board and leadership
Key to committees/roles:
Background/current external appointments: Mark Capone has served as a member of our board since January 2021. Mr. Capone is an accomplished life sciences executive. He spent over 17 years with Myriad Genetics, of which he served as CEO and President for five years and helped Myriad Genetics grow into a leading global precision medicine company. Prior to this Mr. Capone spent 17 years with Eli Lilly and Company in positions across the entire value chain. Mr. Capone is currently CEO of Precision Medicine Advisors, a consultancy for molecular diagnostics, pharmaceuticals, and biotechnology organizations, which he founded in 2020. In addition, he is a Non-Executive Director and member of the Compensation Committee for of Owlstone Medical Ltd, a breath biopsy diagnostic company focused on early detection of cancer and precision medicine, and a Non-Executive Director and member of the Audit Committee and Financing Committee of DermTech, a U.S. based company focused on early melanoma detection and other skin applications. Mr. Capone holds a B.Sc in Chemical Engineering from Pennsylvania State University and a M.Sc. in Management and a M.Sc.in Chemical Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Skills, experience and contribution: Mark has significant Life Science industry experience and of working in companies of different scale. He is an accomplished healthcare CEO with experience in molecular diagnostics, genetics, biotechnology, medical devices, and pharmaceuticals. He has extensive US public and private board experience across a large range of companies specializing in growth.