Based in Boston, Laura joined HealthBeacon in November 2019 as CEO of North America. She has worked in the BioPharma industry in Massachusetts for 7 years previously as Executive Vice President, US Operations for RxCelerate, an early stage drug discovery and drug development company. Prior to that Laura was the Director of Business Development at MassBio (Massachusetts Biotechnology Council). Laura is a proud three time graduate of Northeastern University in Boston earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, a Masters Degree in Innovation and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA).
In her spare time, Laura serves as President of the Boston Irish Business Association, a vibrant professional development network connecting individuals and companies across greater Boston and Ireland who have shared business interests. For the past 2 years, Laura has served on the Board of Directors for the American Heart Association of Greater Boston. She takes great pride in acting as a super connector across her vast, global business network.
“Those who dare to fail miserably can achieve greatly.” – John F. Kennedy