Fearless Women Leaders in Life Sciences

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Stephanie Wisner
Co-Founder, Treasurer, and Chief Business Officer

“I am fearless because patients need new medicines and vaccines.”

Stephanie A. Wisner co-founded the biotech start-up, Centivax, where she is now Chief Business Officer. She has also advised multiple biotech start-ups on business and commercialization strategy through her consulting business, BioVenture Advising LLC. In 2022, she was named to the Forbes 30 Under 30 list for Healthcare. She completed her MBA at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, with concentrations in finance, accounting, and entrepreneurship. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in chemistry and chemical biology from Cornell University and was awarded the Einhorn Discovery Research Grant for her independent research on cancer. Building Backwards to Biotech was an Amazon #1 New Release in the Category of Biotechnology. The book is currently taught as part of bioentrepreneurial programming at multiple top institutions, including Dartmouth College, Cornell University, and others. While she no longer gets as much time in the lab, she enjoys the travel and continuous learning this career involves. You can reach Stephanie at bioventureadvising.com.