Le-Yi Wang, Ph.D.

Vice President of Business Development and Operations

Le-Yi Wang, Ph.D. is an expert in strategy and operation in the life science industry. Prior to joining Phoenix, Le-Yi was the Director of Corporate Development and Chief of Staff to the CEO at WuXi NextCODE, a global genomics sequencing and data analytics company, working on a wide range of strategic projects. Prior to NextCODE, Le-Yi was a VP of equity research at Leerink Partners, covering major US and European pharmaceutical companies and small/mid-cap biotech companies in the oncology, diabetes, and dermatology space. Le-Yi also worked as a Senior Life Science Specialist at L.E.K. Consulting based in Boston, focusing on biotech company portfolio and growth strategy and M&A transaction due diligence. Le-Yi received his Ph.D. in Biophysics from Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences and his B.S. in Biological Chemistry, Summa cum laude, from Bates College.