Xuan Li, Ph.D., has been named Client Relations Manager serving the Northeast U. S. for Aldevron. Li is based in the Boston area full-time, and will able to help directly with clients' plasmid, protein and antibody needs.
Li previously held sales and marketing roles at Addgene and Takeda. Trained as a research scientist, she knows how important it is to get high-quality biologics with fast turnaround times to progress development programs. "I am looking forward to meeting with researchers and staff at companies in Boston and the Northeast to understand their needs and how Aldevron can become their basis for breakthroughs."
"We are excited to be able to serve clients in the Northeast with locally-based client relations staff," said Dr. Tom Lynch, Vice President of Sales and Client Development. "Xuan's background and expertise will allow us to work more closely with companies in the area. This role is the first step in our strategy to expand our reach with staff based in key biotechnology markets."
Li holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences from Nankai University in Tianjin, China, and a Ph.D. in Genetics from the University of Rochester in Rochester, New York.
Aldevron serves the biotechnology industry with custom production of nucleic acids, proteins, and antibodies. Thousands of clients use Aldevron-produced plasmids, RNA and gene editing enzymes for projects ranging from research grade to clinical trials to commercial applications. Aldevron specializes in GMP manufacturing and is known for inventing the GMP-SourceTM quality system. Company headquarters are in Fargo, N.D., with additional facilities in Madison, Wisc., and Freiburg, Germany.