Tuesday January 7, 2020 0 comments
BOULDER -- ArcherDX, Inc., a molecular diagnostics company developing breakthrough solutions to advance and enable the practice of personalized genomic medicine, today announced Mark Massaro has been appointed chief financial officer.
"We are thrilled to welcome Mark to the ArcherDX team," said Jason Myers, CEO. "Mark's extensive knowledge of the diagnostics landscape, coupled with his more than 20 years of industry experience, is integral to ArcherDX as we continue to evolve and look to launch our STRATAFIDE™ pan-solid tumor companion diagnostic.
“Strengthening our executive team will ensure ArcherDX is well positioned to capitalize on our unique ability to deliver personalized molecular diagnostics that are accurate, actionable and local."
Massaro served as managing director and senior research analyst covering the Diagnostics and Life Sciences Tools sector at Canaccord Genuity, where he focused on high-growth, precision medicine and next-generation sequencing (NGS) companies, as well as molecular and point-of-care diagnostics, reference labs and animal health companies.
Massaro’s clinical areas of research included oncology, liquid biopsies, infectious disease, women's health and hospital acquired infections. His experience also includes roles in corporate finance and financial reporting at Dell EMC and Fidelity Investments.
"I am delighted to join ArcherDX at such an exciting time,” Massaro said. “Powered by its platform AMP technology, which enables decentralized testing, the company continues to experience tremendous growth and is well-positioned to significantly impact the molecular diagnostics market.
“I share ArcherDX's commitment to making personalized medicine accessible to all and look forward to delivering on the promise of our team and technology.”
In October 2016, Massaro was named "Rising Star – Life Science and Diagnostic Tools," by Institutional Investor in its 2016 All-America Institutional Research survey. Mssaro completed his MBA, summa cum laude, from the F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business at Babson College and earned his BA in Economics and Spanish, cum laude, from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst.
He also serves on the board of directors for the University of Massachusetts Economics Department.