James Heyes, PhDSVP, Technology Development at Genevant Sciences
Dr James Heyes serves as Genevant’s SVP of Technology Development, and has worked in the field of nucleic acid delivery and LNP design for over 20 years. Prior to Genevant, he spent 17 years at Protiva, Tekmira Pharmaceuticals and Arbutus Biopharma, covering early discovery to pharmaceutical development of the LNP platform. He designed the lipid components enabling the first demonstration of RNA interference in primates, and subsequently the advance of 13 clinical candidates. James holds a PhD in Medicinal Chemistry from the Institute of Cancer Research in London, UK.