Jo James

Associate Director, R&D Business Operations, Biogen

With over two decades of experience in Clinical Development, Jo is part of Biogen's R&D Resource and Performance Management team, focused on project and resource management. Her recent achievements include the implementation of Clarity – Biogen’s Planisware V6 – within the R&D, and now looking to expand utilization to Biogen’s manufacturing division. Involved in leading and driving the processes to ensure the organization can plan and forecast activities and resources to execute their portfolio and ensure that the tools being used are able to provide information for data-driven decisions. In doing this Jo collaborates with Leadership stakeholders and end-users across all departments of to ensure consistency and efficiency.

Prior to becoming part of Biogen, Jo’s experience has been built in operational roles in global project and people management, predominantly within pharmaceutical contract research organizations, covering a variety of therapeutic areas and indications.

Jo holds a BSc in Human & Applied Biology and an MSc in Forensic Science.


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