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Dr Janette Dixon, Dip MLT, BBus, MAppFin, DBA
Dr Janette Dixon has extensive commercial experience at executive management and director level in both start-up and corporate organizations in the fields of pharmaceuticals and clinical diagnostics.
As an independent consultant Janette leads the partnering of drug development programmes with multi-national pharmaceutical companies on behalf of her clients. She has an extensive current network amongst Search & Evaluation and Business Development & Licensing across big and mid-size pharmaceutical companies globally. Janette is a veteran of more than 30 biotech partnering conferences and typically attends at least 4 partnering events per year.
She previously founded and sold diagnostics companies based in Singapore and Malaysia and founded a pharmaceutical company in Singapore, managing the development of a drug from the acquisition of intellectual property through to completion of Phase 2a clinical studies.
Janette previously held the role of Managing Director at Pacific Pharmaceuticals Ltd (now Mylan NZ) and led the restructuring of New Zealand’s (then) largest pharmaceutical manufacturing company, outsourcing production of 130 pharmaceutical products into six countries.
Janette holds a Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology, a Bachelor of Business Studies, a Master’s Degree in Applied Finance and a Doctorate in Business and Administration wherein her research focused on the strategic management of biotech commercialization.
Areas of Expertise
- Strategic and business model planning
- Business development and licensing
- Commercial assessment of pharmaceutical innovation
- Interim operations and management
- Product introduction to Southeast Asian countries