Jessica Hopfield is a former partner of McKinsey & Company in their Global Pharmaceutical practice. While at McKinsey from 1995-2009, she served clients across pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device and consumer industries with a focus on strategy , R&D management and marketing. She serves as Vice Chair of the Board Trustees of the Joslin Diabetes Center. She is the President of J Hopfield Consulting which provides strategic guidance and executive coaching to start-up technology firms seeking to commercialize intellectual property. Dr. Hopfield also held management positions at Merck Sharp and Dohme in Clinical Development, Outcomes Research, and Marketing. She earned an MBA from Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration as a Baker Scholar, a PhD in neuroscience/biochemistry from the Rockefeller University, and a BS from Yale College.
Former Partner, McKinsey & Company