Reiko Namikawa, MD PhD
Reiko is an MD, PhD scientist with over 30 years of experience in the biotech/pharma industry. She works with Mitsui Global Investment since 2011 as a technology advisor, utilizing her extensive experience and knowledge in biomedical science, drug development, clinical development and business development.
Her career in the US started as a postdoctoral fellow in Dr. Irving Weissman’s lab at Stanford University. Reiko joined SyStemix as a founding scientist, and since then, she played senior management roles in multiple companies in the San Francisco Bay Area and Japan. She also has served as an independent board of director for private and public companies in Japan and Europe.
Reiko received her MD and PhD in pathology from Nagoya University in Japan.