Suhasini Iyer, PhD

Chief Development Officer

Dr. Iyer has over 20 years of experience in the biotech industry that spans drug discovery, translational research, regulatory interactions and clinical development. Prior to joining Teneobio in April 2017, Dr. Iyer was at Abbvie as Global Project Leader in Oncology Clinical Development where she led programs in early development. Prior to Abbvie, Dr. Iyer was at Genentech for 11 years during which she led preclinical and clinical development teams in immunology and oncology, resulting in key development milestones and numerous IND filings for several programs. She began her R&D career at Sangstat Medical Corp with over 9 years in discovery and early development research. She earned her Ph.D. from University of California at Davis, is a co-author on over 40 publications, has presented at numerous national and international forums and is a co-inventor on 5 patents.