Yvonne Linney – Chief Operating Officer
Dr. Linney has more than 25 years’ experience as an executive at industry-leading companies in the life sciences and diagnostics industries, joining Transcriptic in 2015 as Chief Operating Officer. Previously, from 2006-2014, Dr. Linney was an executive at Agilent Technologies – beginning as Vice President and General Manager for the Genomics Business and holding progressively responsible positions to become Vice President and General Manager of the Life Science Solutions Division, comprised of the LC/MS, Automation and Nucleic Acid Synthesis businesses. Prior to Agilent, Dr. Linney held positions as Director of Molecular Diagnostics and Global Strategic Marketing at Siemens Healthcare (Bayer Diagnostics) and Senior Director, Marketing and Product Management at Caliper Life Sciences. From 1993-2003, she was a key member of the senior leadership team at Amersham International (now GE Healthcare), which included collaborating with the founding members of the Human Genome Project.
Dr. Linney holds a BS in Microbiology and Virology from Warwick University, UK and a Ph.D. in Genetics from Leicester University, UK.