Dr Deborah Chen
is Head of Business Development and Licensing in D3, A*STAR, Singapore. Deborah has more than 15 years of Pharma R&D experience and has expertise in strategy planning, alliance management and drug discovery research.
Deborah was previously Manager of Business Development and before that, Manager of Medicinal Chemistry at GSK Singapore. During her 8-year tenure at GSK, she held various operational and leadership positions gaining significant drug discovery and development experience. Before joining GSK, she was a scientist at AstraZeneca and Berlex Biosciences in the US.
Deborah obtained her Ph.D. from Stanford University and completed postdoctoral training at Cambridge University.