JeanMarie Guenot Has One Impressive Career


JeanMarie Guenot has acquired more than twenty years of experience in the fields of pharmaceutics and biotech and is very well respected because of her cntributions. She has worked with companies when they were in all different stages including both private, public, development in the commercial and corporate areas, management and the development of businesses.


A lot of her interest is in taking companies and rebuilding them so they are able to operate more efficiently and with better results than before. JeanMarie is the current CEO of a company called Amphivena Therapeutics. They are involved in developing antibody therapy for different types of hematologic malignancies. They are based out of California and have raised fourteen million dollars in a series MPM Capitol was running.


Before she created Amphivena JeanMarie Guenot founded SKS Ocular, as noted by CrunchBase. This company specialized in ophthalmic incubators and the treatments needed for glaucoma. She also worked for Hoffmann-La Roche as an executive and found drugs to successfully treat inflammation’s, as well as diseases affecting the metabolic and autoimmune systems. Her time at PDL BioPharma development was spent in the area of developing commercial portfolios.


JeanMarie Guenot was the leader in the negotiations for the development and collaboration of Biogen Idec-PDL. She was also responsible for the license for a drug used in oncology called Ophthotech. Her experience and knowledge in the treatment’s and drugs needed for numerous diseases is quite impressive. Her training has mainly been in chemistry and in the designing of drugs.


JeanMarie originally started her chosen career path at Atlas Venture. She was responsible for the management of investment ventures. She has developed drugs to treat specific diseases in many fields including oncology. Her Ph.D. was earned in California in the city of San Francisco. She received her MBA in Pennsylvania while she was attending the Wharton School.  Find Jeanmarie on Facebook here: