ST. LOUIS, MO., March 2, 2021 — Pierian, the global leader in clinical genomics knowledge, today announced the appointment of Lindsay Mateo as Chief Business Officer, effective immediately. In her new role, Ms. Mateo will reinforce the company’s position as the leading provider of clinical genomics solutions in the fight against cancer and hereditary disease. She will also head the company’s life sciences efforts, establishing key alliances with industry partners and biopharmaceutical companies that will ultimately provide broader access to genomic testing and precision medicine-based treatments for patients.
Ms. Mateo is an experienced executive with a history of building world-class teams, devising successful commercial strategies, and building partnerships within the diagnostics industry. Prior to joining Pierian, she served as Head of Commercial Operations and later as VP, Head of Life Sciences at Tempus. She has also led commercial teams at NAVICAN, an Intermountain Healthcare Company, focused on precision medicine, and Genoptix, now a NeoGenomics company.
“We are thrilled to welcome Lindsay to Pierian in this exciting time of the company’s evolution and growth,” says Mark McDonough, Chief Executive Officer, Pierian. “Lindsay brings deep experience in cancer diagnostics and life sciences, and she has an excellent track record helping emerging companies scale. She will spearhead efforts to leverage our data assets and build out our commercial strategy in engaging with industry partners and the biopharma market segment as the company manifests its vision to democratize clinical genomics globally.”
Founded in 2014 out of Washington University in St. Louis, Pierian is focused on advancing cancer diagnostics and making targeted therapeutics more accessible to healthcare systems, laboratories, and patients worldwide. Its industry-leading clinical genomics technologies, IVD-ready knowledgebase and reporting solution, and expertise deliver the most integrated, trusted, and collaborative approach across the clinical care spectrum. From genomic sequencing and biomedical informatics in the laboratory to reporting and decision support at the patient’s bedside, Pierian drives the adoption of genomics in clinical care and accelerates the fight against somatic cancer and hereditary diseases. For more information visit www.pieriandx.com.