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Jessica Meng Joins Delfi Diagnostics as Chief Commercial Officer
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Jul 12, 2022, 08:00 ET
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BALTIMORE, July 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Delfi Diagnostics, Inc., a pioneering developer of a new class of high-performance, accessible liquid biopsy tests for early cancer detection and monitoring, has hired Jessica Meng as the company’s first Chief Commercial Officer.
“Jessica is a strategic leader who has scaled commercial organizations in therapeutics and diagnostics and knows what it takes to commercialize successful oncology products,” said Delfi Founder and CEO Victor Velculescu, MD, PhD. “We are excited to have her leadership as we prepare to introduce the first products on the Delfi platform.”
Jessica is a proven commercial leader with a 20+ year track record in healthcare and extensive product launch leadership. She most recently led the Women’s Health Division of Myovant Sciences as General Manager and Vice President of Sales & Marketing, where she played a key role in the formation of the co-promotion partnership with Pfizer. Prior to Myovant, Jessica was Vice President of Marketing for Veracyte, launching multiple genomic diagnostic products in oncology and pulmonology and helping to grow the commercial organization’s headcount from 50…
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