Jessica Rich serves as VP of Business Development at Broken String Bioscience. Prior to Broken String Biosciences, Rich was Senior Director of Sales and Regional Marketing at Bionano, and Senior Director, Commercial Development at Synthego, leading sales and marketing activities and commercial deal expansion. Prior to this, she served as Chief Commercial Officer at 54gene, where she led the company’s commercial efforts. Earlier in her career, Rich worked 8 years as part of Illumina’s commercial team expanding the use of microarrays into new markets and applications, spent 11 years in various sales, large account management, and channel management roles in biotechnology. Rich was an invited panellist at Harvard Medical School to represent her expertise in the field of genetics.