Kristin Pothier
Kristin Pothier
Managing Director, Global Head of Life Sciences
EY-Parthenon
Ernst & Young LLP

Kristin is a managing director in the EY-Parthenon practice of Ernst & Young LLP and global head of the Life Sciences practice. Based in the Boston office, she has more than 20 years of experience in management consulting and research in medical innovation and the life sciences industry. Her primary areas of focus are commercial strategy and mergers and acquisitions for pharmaceutical, diagnostics, and consumer health companies, investors, and medical institutions worldwide.

Kristin is a noted speaker, workshop leader and writer in life sciences. She is also a leader in clinical laboratory and medical innovation, developing product and service strategies and operations with on-the-ground experience in North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia, India, the Middle East, and the Caribbean. Her book, Personalizing Precision Medicine: A Global Voyage from Vision to Reality, was published in 2017.

Earlier in her career, Kristin was a partner and owner of a health care strategy firm and a research scientist at two major biotechnology companies.

Kristin earned a BA in Biochemistry from Smith College and an MS in Epidemiology, Health Management, and Maternal and Child Health from the Harvard School of Public Health.

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