Priti Pharkya, Ph.D. | Strategy and Corporate Development
Priti has served as our Senior Director, Strategy and Corporate Development, since November 2018. In 2016, she helped form our Bioengineering Solutions business, and was named its director in 2017. Within this role Priti developed multiple product opportunities and helped build commercial partnerships. Priti joined Genomatica in 2006 as a research scientist. Her work has earned several patents related to feedstock utilization, pathways for bio-synthesis of chemicals and metabolic engineering of microbes for achieving high product yields. Priti earned a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from The Pennsylvania State University.