Leadership

Lisa Portale

Senior Vice President, Regulatory Affairs

Ms. Portale is currently Senior Vice President, Regulatory Affairs, after joining Poseida in early 2019 as a vice president. She has more than 25 years of experience integrating regulatory strategy into drug development and precision medicine across multiple therapeutic areas. Her prior roles include serving as regulatory strategist and global portfolio lead for Pfizer and serving in several Regulatory Affairs roles of increasing responsibility at Phenomix Corporation, Neurocrine Biosciences, Medtronic and Perrigo Company. Her experience spans oncology/immuno-oncology, cardiovascular, endocrinology, neuroscience and combination products including the development of novel biological structures like ADCs, bi-specifics, CAR-Ts, nanoparticles, therapeutic/oncolytic vaccines and traditional monoclonal antibodies. She received a B.S. in biology and biological sciences from Michigan State University and is RAC certified.