Senior Managing Partner & CEO, Flagship Pioneering


Harry E. Figgie Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School

Dr. Gary Pisano has been on the Harvard faculty for 25 years. Dr. Pisano is the Harry E. Figgie, Jr. Professor of Business Administration and Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Development at the Harvard Business School. He has served on the Harvard faculty since 1988. Dr. Pisano’s research and teaching focus on technology and operations strategy, the management of innovation and intellectual property, and competitive strategy. For more than two decades, he has consulted extensively on these issues with companies in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, specialty chemical and healthcare industries. He has previously served as a director of Axovant Sciences Ltd. (Nasdaq: AXON) and Patheon NV (NYSE: PTHN). Dr. Pisano holds a Ph.D. in business administration from the University of California, Berkeley and a B.A. in economics from Yale University.