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Anne Wojcicki

CEO and Co-Founder, 23andMe

Anne

23andMe

Anne Wojcicki is CEO of 23andMe, Inc. She co-founded the company in 2006, three years after the first human genome was sequenced. Her goal was audacious: to help people access, understand and benefit from the human genome and fundamentally change healthcare in the process. Prior to founding 23andMe, Anne spent a decade on Wall Street investing in healthcare and felt frustrated by a system built around monetizing illness instead of incentivizing prevention. She wanted to flip that model on its head and build a business that helps people prevent illness rather than profit from it. Anne focused on empowering people with direct access to genetic information so that they could use their data to make decisions that could lower their risks for disease. Under her leadership, 23andMe now provides the only personal genetic test with FDA authorization to deliver health information directly to consumers.

From the beginning, Anne’s goal and 23andMe’s mission has not wavered. Along with empowering consumers with health information, Anne wanted 23andMe to transform how research discoveries are made and revolutionize the development of treatments for disease. By inviting people to participate in research, 23andMe is able to crowdsource billions of data points resulting in the world’s largest resource for genetic research. This novel, web-based approach has already resulted in thousands of new genetic insights and allows 23andMe to rapidly recruit participants to multiple studies at once, reducing the time and resources needed to make discoveries and is integral to 23andMe’s mission of understanding and benefiting from the human genome This new approach to research also powers 23andMe’s therapeutics group, which is helping to translate this knowledge into new treatments for serious unmet medical needs. In line with this, 23andMe is now also using its unique model to speed recruitment for clinical trials.

Anne graduated from Yale University with a BS in Biology.

Patrick Quigley

Patrick Quigley

Chief Executive Officer & Co-founder

Veronica Osetinsky

Veronica Osetinsky

Chief Operating Officer & Co-founder

Monica Auciello

VP, General Counsel and Chief Compliance & Risk Officer

Rodney Barlow

Rodney Barlow

Chief Technology Officer

Stuart Battersby

Stuart Battersby

Chief Financial Officer

Who We Are

We are problem solvers

We embrace new ideas and develop creative solutions every day to achieve our mission.

We take ownership

We believe in holding ourselves and one another accountable.

We’re always going

We value people who have a strong bias for taking action.

We lead with empathy

We are empathetic to one another. We actively work to understand one another’s point of view.

Alex Coonce

Alex Coonce

Chief People Officer

Douglas Lynch

Douglas Lynch

Chief Actuary

Chris Patton

VP of Channel Sales

Emily Porter

Emily Porter

VP of Government Affairs

Meghann Seidner

Meghann Seidner

VP of Marketing

Patrick Quigley

Patrick Quigley

Chief Executive Officer & Co-founder

Veronica Osetinsky

Veronica Osetinsky

Chief Operating Officer & Co-founder

Monica Auciello

VP, General Counsel and Chief Compliance & Risk Officer

Who We Are

We are problem solvers

We embrace new ideas and develop creative solutions every day to achieve our mission.

Rodney Barlow

Rodney Barlow

Chief Technology Officer

Stuart Battersby

Stuart Battersby

Chief Financial Officer

Alex Coonce

Alex Coonce

Chief People Officer

Who We Are

We take ownership

We believe in holding ourselves and one another accountable.

Douglas Lynch

Douglas Lynch

Chief Actuary

Chris Patton

VP of Channel Sales

Emily Porter

Emily Porter

VP of Government Affairs

Who We Are

We’re always going

We value people who have a strong bias for taking action.

Meghann Seidner

Meghann Seidner

VP of Marketing

We lead with empathy

We are empathetic to one another. We actively work to understand one another’s point of view.

Jennifer

Jennifer Kent, MPA

Director, California Department of Health Care Services (fmr)

Dean

Dean Florez

California Senate Majority Leader (fmr)

Anne

Anne Wojcicki

CEO and Co-Founder, 23andMe

R. Lawrence

R. Lawrence Van Horn

Founder and Director, Center for Healthcare Market Innovation, Vanderbilt University

Marty

Marty Makary

Physician and Professor of Public Health at Johns Hopkins

Who We Are

We are problem solvers

We embrace new ideas and develop creative solutions every day to achieve our mission.

We take ownership

We believe in holding ourselves and one another accountable.

We’re always going

We value people who have a strong bias for taking action.

We lead with empathy

We are empathetic to one another. We actively work to understand one another’s point of view.

Jennifer

Jennifer Kent, MPA

Director, California Department of Health Care Services (fmr)

Dean

Dean Florez

California Senate Majority Leader (fmr)

Anne

Anne Wojcicki

CEO and Co-Founder, 23andMe

Who We Are

We are problem solvers

We embrace new ideas and develop creative solutions every day to achieve our mission.

R. Lawrence

R. Lawrence Van Horn

Founder and Director, Center for Healthcare Market Innovation, Vanderbilt University

Marty

Marty Makary

Physician and Professor of Public Health at Johns Hopkins

We take ownership

We believe in holding ourselves and one another accountable.

We’re always going

We value people who have a strong bias for taking action.

We lead with empathy

We are empathetic to one another. We actively work to understand one another’s point of view.

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