Nancy Valente joined Immatics board of directors in March 2022.
Dr. Valente has more than 20 years of experience in the pharmaceutical and biotech industry. From 2019 to 2021, Dr. Valente served as Senior Vice President and Co-lead for Global Product Development, Oncology, Hematology at Genentech-Roche. In this role, she was responsible for setting the global strategy for the department, clinical development, collaboration activities, and budget management. She played a critical role in the development of new therapies for patients with serious illnesses, including the approvals of GAZYVA®, VENCLEXTA®, POLIVY®, and HEMLIBRA®. Previously, she held various positions with increasing responsibilities at Genentech and Roche, including Vice President Hematology Franchise and Senior Group Medical Director, Leader for Hematology Development. Prior to Genentech, she served in senior-level positions at Anosys, Inc. and Coulter Pharmaceutical, Inc. Dr. Valente has held an academic position at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) specializing in breast cancer. She received her medical degree from the University of Missouri and completed her internal medicine training at Oregon Health & Science University, followed by fellowships in Hematology at Stanford University and Oncology at UCSF. She is currently a board member for Myovant.