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Position
Executive Vice President, International Affairs
Bio
xecutive Vice President, International Affairs As Executive Vice President for International Affairs at the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO), Mr. Damond is responsible for developing and implementing the industry association’s program of international advocacy and outreach, including the areas of trade policy and foreign government relations. Prior to taking his position at BIO, Mr. Damond was Vice President for International Government Relations in Pfizer’s Washington Office from 2006-2011. In that capacity he was responsible for managing and coordinating Pfizer’s international trade issues with the Administration and Congress. Prior to his appointment at Pfizer in 2006, Mr. Damond was with the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) for five years. As PhRMA’s Deputy Vice President for International Affairs, he was responsible for managing PhRMA’s programs with respect to market access barriers that affect the research-based pharmaceutical industry, as well as managing PhRMA’s Asia and Japan programs. Before coming to PhRMA, Mr. Damond spent 12 years as a trade negotiator at the Office of the United States Trade Representative, where his last assignment, from 1999-2001, was as Deputy Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Asia and Pacific/APEC Affairs. During this time, he was also chief negotiator of the historic U.S.-Vietnam Bilateral Trade agreement, completed in July 2000. Prior to his time at USTR, Mr. Damond also spent four years at the U.S. Commerce Department, working on bilateral and multilateral trade negotiations. Mr. Damond received his Master’s degree from Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs in 1985, and his undergraduate degree magna cum laude from Georgetown University, School of Foreign Service, in 1983.
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Emerging Opportunities in Global Markets

11:45 AM–5:00 PM Jun 4, 2018

Room 253ABC, Level 2

Katherine AndersenHead of Healthcare Corporate Finance and East/Central Life Science atSilicon Valley Bank Michael ChanSenior VP atHKEX Helen ChenManaging Director, Head of L.E.K. China and Asia Life Sciences atL.E.K. Consulting Tony ChenPartner atJones Day Shanghei Joseph DamondExecutive Vice President, International Affairs atBiotechnology Innovation Organization Yuan-Hua DingExecutive Director and Head of External Science & Innovation atPfizer Monica H.Director, International Affairs atBiotechnology Innovation Organization Edward HuChief Financial Officer and Chief Investment Officers atWuXi AppTec Kewen JinManaging Partner atSerica Partners Alex JungPartner/Managing DIrector atEY-Parthenon Wei LiFounding Partner at6 Dimensions Capital Micah MackisonSenior VP for Corporate Development and Strategy atAssembly Biosciences Wendy PanPartner atSidley Donghui QinDirector of Innovation atFerring Pharmaceuticals Greg ScottFounder and Chairman atChinaBIO Group Victor ShiChairman atBayHelix Alan TurleyDeputy Assistant Secretary for China atU.S. Department of Commerce Jonathan WangSenior VP and Head of Business Development atZai Lab Lijun WuChief Scientific Officer and Senior VP R&D, Fosun Pharma USA atFosun Pharma USA Haishan XiongSenior Vice President for Business Development atFountain Medical Development, Ltd GE YanfengDirector-General of the Research Department of Social Development atDevelopment Research Center of the State Council (DRC) Debra YuManaging Director atChina Renaissance Securities (US) Inc.
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