Chief Operations Officer
Mr. Wagner is our Chief Operations Officer, having joined Poseida in March 2021 and most recently serving as Senior Vice President, Global Operations. Prior to Poseida, he was the Head of CAR-T Operations at Bristol Myers Squibb/Celgene. In that role, he was responsible for all operational preparations for the commercial launch of Abecma™ and Breyanzi™ from the largest autologous cell therapy facility in the BMS/Celgene network. Prior to Celgene, he worked for 12 years at Allergan, where he was responsible for the production and distribution of investigational supplies globally. In total, Mr. Wagner has 30 years of industry experience in a variety of manufacturing, quality, and engineering roles. He has a B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering, and an M.S. in Regulatory Sciences, both from the University of Southern California.