Vice President, Business and Corporate Development. Dr. Matzen is the former Director, Business Development at Paladin Labs, an Endo International company, based in Montreal, Canada, since May 2010. During her time at Paladin, Dr. Matzen has held responsibilities for in-licensing business opportunities for Canada, Africa and Latin America. She led over 13 transactions which resulted in 7 new product launches. In addition, Dr. Matzen was in charge for overseeing strategic initiatives for Paladin’s international out-licensing business including alliance management of over 15 existing partners worldwide. More recently, Dr. Matzen joined the Marketing Team and led the successful launch of Iclusig in Canada. Prior to joining Paladin, Dr. Matzen was Life Science Specialist at L.E.K. Consulting in London, UK and Los Angeles, U.S. Prior to L.E.K. Consulting, Dr. Matzen was Postdoctoral Scholar at UCSF focusing on cellular and molecular pharmacology. Dr. Matzen has published several peer-reviewed articles that have been referenced in over 100 publications and was awarded with the Genentech Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship for outstanding research. Dr. Matzen holds a Ph.D in Microbiology and Genetics from the University of Vienna (Max F. Perutz Laboratories) and her Masters in Nutritional Economics from the University Kiel, Germany.