Vice President, Emerging Technology & Innovation, Eli Lilly & Company
Dr. Angèle Maki is a business development executive with over fifteen years of deal-making experience spanning small biotech and big pharma. She is currently a Vice President of Emerging Technology & Innovation at Eli Lilly and Company where she leads search & evaluation efforts in the Bay Area for Lilly Gateway Labs and the broader Lilly Research Labs. Prior to Lilly, Angèle held business development roles with increasing responsibility starting at Medarex followed by BMS (which acquired Medarex), Genentech, 23andMe, and Merck & Co. During her career, she has successfully negotiated numerous in- and out-licensing transactions, from early-stage research technologies to clinical-stage assets.
Angèle has a Ph.D. in biological chemistry from Stanford University and completed postdoctoral work in molecular biology at The Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla. She completed her B.Sc. in chemistry at the University of Winnipeg in Canada.