Opening Keynote: Why You Matter: Saving Lives through Evolving Supply Chain and Patient Centric Delivery Models
John Crowley is a well-chronicled biotech executive famous for his quest to cure two of his children of Pompe disease, a rare genetic disorder. Crowley’s life in biotech is well documented. Recent books include The Cure by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Geeta Anand and Crowley’s memoir Chasing Miracles. The movie Extraordinary Measures, starring Brendan Fraser, Harrison Ford, and Keri Russell depicted Crowley and his wife Aileen’s path to find a cure for Pompe disease.
John Crowley is an American entrepreneur and a true inspiration. He is presently the Chairman & CEO of Amicus Therapeutics. The company is worth over $3 Billion with 600 employees. It is a publicly held biopharmaceutical company working on the development of drugs to treat a range of human genetic diseases. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more about John Crowley's session at the 17th CCGF!