Loic VincentHead Oncology & Immunology Research Partnerships, Head of Cell Therapy Discovery at Takeda, USA
Based at Takeda’s Cambridge, MA, research campus, Loïc is a member of Takeda’s Immuno-Oncology Drug Discovery Unit and Takeda’s Cell Therapy Leadership Teams.
In his role, Loïc is responsible for building the Immuno-Oncology portfolio with a global network of outstanding biotech and academic collaborators, and for leading Takeda Cell Therapy Discovery.
Prior to joining Takeda in 2016, Loïc spent 9 years at Sanofi, where he led Oncology Drug Discovery Pharmacology, Immunotherapy and Oncology External Innovation teams. Prior to joining Sanofi in 2007, Loïc was the Head of Pharmacology and Oncology programs at Endotis Pharma.
Oncology Scientist with international academia/biotech/pharma industry experience, Loïc obtained his PhD in Pharmacology from the University of Rouen, France, and received the Young Scientist Award from the Bettencourt-Schueller’s Foundation for his work. Loïc carried out his postdoctoral fellowship in Oncology at the Weill Medical College of Cornell University, NY, where he worked in collaboration with several biotechs.
Loïc is a board member of the French-American Biotechnology Springboard.