Executive Vice President, Human Resources
Christopher Pawlowicz joined Seattle Genetics in September 2008. He has more than 30 years of human resources experience, principally in the pharmaceutical industry. Prior to Seattle Genetics, Mr. Pawlowicz was Senior Vice President, Human Resources and Administration at MedPointe Pharmaceuticals, a private equity-backed specialty pharma company where he was part of the turnaround team that successfully restructured and sold the business to Meda Pharmaceuticals. Before that, he was Corporate Vice President, Human Resources at Express Scripts, the nation's third largest pharmacy benefit management company. Mr. Pawlowicz's career has also included senior human resources positions at Pharmacia, Searle and Monsanto. Highlights include the global launch of Celebrex®, the start-up of biotechnology commercial teams in plant sciences, support of high growth commercial investments in Latin America, Europe and Asia, and the post-merger integration of numerous companies. He graduated summa cum laude with a B.A. in Economics from Benedictine College, and received his M.A., Labor and Industrial Relations from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.