Nancy Levy, Ph.D, is the founder and managing partner of BioHealth Management, LLC, a commercial strategy and business development consulting firm based just outside of Boston, Massachusetts. She is an expert in aligning corporate, business, and scientific goals. She succeeds by driving and implementing client-centric commercialization strategies that dominate the competition. She has extensive start-up and later stage experience, including corporate strategy, development strategy and partnering strategy both in the USA and in Europe. She has built a solid reputation on her broad biopharmaceutical experience base and deep industry knowledge, combined with a strong technical background. Nancy has worked with a wide range of clients, from pre-IPO to mid-market companies, and from venture capitalists to investment bankers. At Millennium Pharmaceuticals she established a successful collaboration with alliance partner, Genentech, to move a Phase II product with potential first drug in indication toward the market. Nancy served for four years as president and CEO of Immunetics, a medical devices company located in Cambridge, MA where she raised three rounds of financing and managed the processes for the first FDA products. At Genzyme, where she held multiple senior marketing roles for 4 years, she built a clinical devices business, including the purchase, integration, and management of a German infectious disease company.
She is on the board of Acceleration Pharmaceuticals and The LaVoie Group, as well as a member of Newton-Wellesley Hospital Board of overseers. Other honors include: featured entrepreneur in the Wall Street Journal, Closing the Gender Gap, and first place in Business Plan contest, Worcester Polytechnic Institute. She has been invited to speak at numerous international conferences including a recent conference in Barcelona entitled IP, Licensing and Value Creation.
She is an adjunct professor at the Boston University School of Management where she created an over-view course on the biotechnology and medical device industry. Nancy has been on the faculty at Harvard Medical School, where she also did her fellowship. She earned her Ph.D. from the University of Chicago.