Dr. Joanne Johnson joined JSTAR Research, Porton USA on Feb. 1st 2020 as Senior Vice President, Business Development, with a focus on developing deeper relationships with large pharmaceutical clients in North America and Europe throughout the development cycle.
Joanne obtained her B.Sc, Ph.D. postdoctoral experience in the UK working in bio-organic chemistry. A move in 2001 to the USA brought Joanne to AMRI working both in scientific and business roles. Prior to Porton, Joanne was one of the initial US employees at Asymchem spending over 10 years as Vice President and part of the IPO team in 2017. Joanne is based on the east coast of the USA in Research Triangle Park.