Phacilitate Leaders Forum

17th - 18th SEPTEMBER 2019



Michael Maguire

Michael Maguire

CEO, Avectas
Michael Maguire has over two decades experience as an entrepreneur and engineer in the life science industry serving as a founder, investor, director and business leader of several companies. Michael is a serial entrepreneur who has taken four businesses from concept through scale to successful exit. Michael co-founded Avectas in 2012. He graduated from Trinity College, Dublin, as a biomedical engineer and completed his PhD on local delivery to the lung. Dr. Maguire is focused on creating value by addressing challenges in delivery of advanced therapeutics.
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    Jean-Philippe Combal
    GenSight Biologics
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    Michael Covington
    Juno Therapeutics, Inc
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    Bertrand Alexandre
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    Dr Ohad Karnieli
    Karnieli Ltd