Doug ThiedeSenior Vice President of Life Sciences & Healthcare at New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC)
Doug Thiede, Senior Vice President of Life Sciences & Healthcare at New York City Economic Development Corporation, where his team supports the efforts to build the NYC life Science & healthcare ecosystem. These programs include the $500M 10 Year LifeSci NYC Plan, Digital Health Marketplace & Digital Health Breakthrough Network. Prior to joining NYCEDC, Doug worked closely with the life science industry using big data and software to launch products, increase efficiency and map out influence patterns in the industry. In 2009, Doug moved to New York City to help launch GLG’s life sciences business. Prior to GLG, Doug started his career in the pharmaceutical industry, Aventis, and with medical device firms such as Spinal Concepts, Leica Microsystems, and Confluent Surgical. He is a graduate of the University of Virginia.