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Joseph Nixon, MBA

Vice President, Business and Technology Development
Phone number: 
(919) 549-8825

Joseph Nixon leads NCBiotech's Business and Technology Development (BTD) team, which is responsible for supporting the start-up and growth of life science companies in North Carolina.  BTD makes direct investments in early-stage life science companies and connects these companies with investors, strategic partners, employees, and services providers.

Nixon previously held business development and licensing positions with Novartis and Alkermes.  Earlier in his career, he was a Product Manager for a venture-backed start-up bioinformatics company and worked in technology transfer at the Cleveland Clinic.

Nixon earned a B.S. in biology from Case Western Reserve University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.