VP of Corporate Development
United States of America
Mr. Broughton joined Cognate in 2017 and has 30 years of valuable business experience. Prior to Cognate, Mr. Broughton served in a Business Development position at Cook Medical’s Regentec Division providing tools and technologies for manufacturing in the cellular therapy field. Mr. Broughton also served as Director of North American sales at CellGenix GmbH, a leading protein and media manufacturer serving cell therapy academics and biotech companies. At CellGenix, Mr. Broughton successfully grew sales, building the North American office, logistics and sales team. Prior to working in the cell therapy field, Mr. Broughton worked in leadership positions in several companies including the Biotech Division of Baxter. During his ten years with Baxter, Mr. Broughton was responsible for marketing and supplying medical devices and disposables for blood collection, processing and delivery including immunotherapies to the Northeast region of blood centers and hospitals. In addition, Mr. Broughton was responsible for marketing Baxter’s Bioscience plasma derived products. Prior to his medical device and cell therapy experience, Mr. Broughton worked with companies in the manufacturing and computer software industries. Mr. Broughton holds a B.S. from Indiana University with a concentration in Economics.
Business Development , Economics