Global Conference 2010
Co-Founder, 23andMe Inc.
Anne Wojcicki is Co-Founder of 23andMe, a privately held personal genetics company that helps individuals understand their own genetic information through DNA analysis technologies and Web-based interactive tools. By encouraging individuals to access and learn about their own genetic information, 23andMe aims to create a common, standardized resource that has the potential to accelerate drug discovery and bring personalized medicine to the public. Wojcicki has an extensive background in health-care investing, focused primarily on biotechnology companies. She received a bachelor's degree in biology from Yale University.