/UCW/ CHICAGO, IL – The International Association of Women (IAW) recognizes Debra Robinson as a 2018-2019 Influencer. She is acknowledged as a leader in business. The International Association of Women (IAW) is a global in-person and online networking platform with nearly one million members, 1000+ in person and virtual events, over 100 Local US based Chapters and International Chapters in several cities in China.
“I’m pleased to welcome Debra into this exceptional group of professional women,” said IPDN President and IAW Spokesperson Star Jones. “Her knowledge and experience in her industry are valuable assets to her company and the San Francisco Bay community.”
Debra Robinson has more than 13 years of experience in the biotech and pharmaceutical field including expertise in clinical, drug development and commercialization in orphan and biosimilar markets. With her experience in all phases of drug development, Ms. Robinson uses the skills she has honed over her highly successful career to expertly lead global, cross-functional drug development teams.
“I’m pleased to welcome Debra into this exceptional group of professional women. Her knowledge and experience in her industry are valuable assets to her company and the San Francisco Bay community.”
IPDN President and IAW Spokesperson
Ms. Robinson’s current role is Sr. Director, Program and Alliance Management at Maverick Therapeutics. Based in Brisbane, CA, the company is “pioneering the next generation of redirected T- cell therapeutics in immuno-oncology.”
Before joining Maverick Therapeutics, Ms. Robinson held leadership positions in a number of other pharmaceutical companies, including Sr. Director, Program Management at Coherus BioSciences and Director, Project Management at Jazz Pharmaceuticals. Prior to that, she was with Amgen for more than eight years, holding such roles as Director, Global Program Management – Commercialization and R&D Compliance and Sr. Project Manager, Program Management & Strategic Operations.
Ms. Robinson holds a Master of Business Administration and a Master in Project Management in business from Keller Graduate School of Management of DeVry University, and a Bachelor of Science in biology from University of Illinois at Chicago. She also is a PMI-Certified Project Management Professional (PMP).
The International Association of Women (IAW) is a global in-person and online professional networking platform that provides nearly one million women the forum, professional development and services needed to thrive in an interconnected world. Through 100+ local chapters, International Chapters in several cities in China and 1000+ in person and virtual events, members cultivate valuable connections, develop professionally, and promote themselves and their businesses. Founded in Chicago in 2017, IAW is a division of Professional Diversity Network, Inc., an online network tailored to provide diverse professionals in the United States with access to employment opportunities.
Source: International Association of Professional Women