Biotech Boom: How Life Sciences Emerged from ‘the Doldrums’ in Seattle and Washington State

During Dr. Leslie Alexandre’s five years as CEO of Life Science Washington, the region’s life science industry has experienced a massive rise in IPOs and acquisitions. Today, the region is one of the top 10 life science clusters in the nation.

“I think we’re in a wonderful place, a much stronger and more cohesive community…Our industry was a little bit in the doldrums in 2016,” said Dr. Alexandre.