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Zandy Forbes

President & CEO


Dr. Alexandria Forbes is a founder and President & CEO of MeiraGTx. Prior to joining MeiraGTx, Dr. Forbes served as Senior Vice President of Commercial Operations at Kadmon Holdings, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, from September 2013 to April 2015. Prior to Kadmon Holdings, Inc., Dr. Forbes spent eleven years as a healthcare investor at Sivik Global Healthcare and Meadowvale Asset Management. Before entering the hedge fund industry, Dr. Forbes was a Human Frontiers/Howard Hughes postdoctoral fellow at the Skirball Institute of Biomolecular Medicine at NYU Langone Medical Center from March 1997 to September 2000. Prior to this, Dr. Forbes was a research fellow at Duke University, and also at the Carnegie Institute at Johns Hopkins y. Dr. Forbes received an M.A. in Natural Sciences from Cambridge Universty and a Ph.D. in Molecular Genetics from Oxford University.

This speaker's sessions:

  • MeiraGTx
  • Monday, February 11
  • 10:00 AM - 10:15 AM