Ran Zheng currently serves as Orchard’s chief technical officer. Ran brings more than 20 years of experience in technical operations, and oversees multiple related functions for Orchard Therapeutics, including process development, manufacturing, quality, facilities and engineering, supply chain, and CMC program management.
Prior to Orchard, Ran spent 16 years with Amgen in roles of increasing responsibility in operations. Most recently, she served as vice president of the development supply chain, overseeing end-to-end supply chain, development labs and pilot plants and manufacturing operations across multiple geographic locations to enable Amgen's global clinical development, product launch, commercial supply, and technology innovation. Before her tenure with Amgen, Ran held various leadership positions in process development and process engineering at Diosynth and Genzyme.
Ran holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Beijing Forestry University and a Master of Science degree in Microbial Engineering and Chemical Engineering from the University of Minnesota.