Samantha Singer is the chief operating officer of the Broad Institute, where she oversees the institute’s human resources, finance, facilities, and information technology teams, in addition to the Office of Strategic Alliances and Partnering.
Singer joined the Broad after building extensive experience in corporate strategy and organizational effectiveness. She most recently served as Vice President for Corporate Strategy and Chief of Staff for the Chief Executive Officer at Biogen Idec. Over her six years at the company, she led corporate strategy efforts and oversaw major operations initiatives abroad.
Before her time at Biogen Idec, Singer was a management consultant, first in the Health Care Practice Area at the Boston Consulting Group, and then in an independent consulting partnership focused on biotech companies and biomedical research centers.
Singer holds an M.S. in molecular biology from The Rockefeller University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.