Toft Group Executive Search, a global life sciences and healthcare executive recruiting firm, has successfully placed Peg Taylor as Vice President, Clinical Operations at Adicet Bio, Inc. in Menlo Park, CA.
Peg Taylor most recently served as Senior Director, Clinical Operations at Nektar Therapeutics. Previously, she served in progressive clinical roles at Genentech, most recently as Program Group Director. There, she led the program execution of all Clinical Operations for a portfolio of molecules in early development.
Prior to Genentech, Taylor was Senior Director at Bayhill Therapeutics where she led clinical operations for a virtual biotech company focused on autoimmune disease assets. Earlier, she served as Oncology Clinical Program Director for Quintiles (now IQVIA), where she supported various studies focused on tumors including NSCLC, Glioblastoma, GI Stromal Tumors and MBC.
Taylor holds a B.S. in Nutrition Science from University of California, Davis.
About Adicet Bio, Inc.
Adicet Bio, Inc. is a privately held, pre-clinical stage biotechnology company engaged in the design and development of cutting-edge immunotherapies with initial focus on cancer. Adicet is developing novel universal immune cell therapies based on gamma delta T cells engineered with Chimeric Antigen Receptors or T Cell Receptors (TCRs). Adicet is also focused on identifying and validating cancer specific targets directed to the intracellular proteome and generating TCR-like MAbs (TCRLs) directed to these cancer-specific peptide targets presented by MHC Class I complexes. In August 2016, Adicet entered a strategic collaboration with Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to develop next-generation engineered immune-cell therapeutics using Adicet’s gamma delta T cell allogeneic platform technology.
About Toft Group Executive Search
Toft Group is a global executive search firm fully devoted to life sciences and healthcare, with a focus on innovation-driven companies working at the intersection of biotech and high tech. The team’s extensive relationship network and diversity focus enables Toft Group to present more highly qualified and diverse candidates than clients would otherwise meet. Toft Group excels at quickly filling the hardest to hire leadership roles where talent is limited. The company has offices in the three major U.S. biotech hubs: San Francisco, San Diego and Boston.