Dr. Anne Jones

CEO, Genomics Medicine Ireland

Dr. Anne Jones brings to GMI 25 years’ experience working in the life science, chemical analysis and diagnostics arenas, in Ireland, the UK and the USA, working across a broad range of markets, products and functions.

Prior to joining GMI, Dr. Jones was Vice President and General Manager for Pall Corporations Lab, Food & Beverage business at US-based Danaher Corp. She also held senior roles in strategy development and planning at Agilent Technologies where she led business development and M&A activities for Agilent’s $2.3B Life Sciences and Applied Markets division and developed the strategy for Agilent’s successful entry into cell analysis.

She also worked with Amersham Biosciences in the UK and GE Healthcare Life Sciences in the UK and USA in marketing and R&D roles. A graduate of National University of Ireland, Galway, in Microbiology and Molecular Biology, Dr. Jones completed her PhD at Cancer Research UK, studying protein biochemistry and molecular biology with focus on human DNA repair where she isolated a critical protein and elucidated its function in DNA repair, publishing this work in the highly-cited journals, ‘Nature’ and ‘J Biol. Chem’.