Tony Russell, PhD MBA
Steering Committee Member, Co-Founder
Tony Russell is currently Senior Director of Commercial Strategy and Innovation at Pfizer with a focus on rheumatology and fibrosis. With over 20 years of industry experience, Tony has worked across multiple facets in the biopharmaceutical industry, including: therapeutic areas (ranging from oncology and pain to respiratory and orphan indications), functional roles (from medical affairs to product marketing to commercial strategy), company backgrounds (pre-IPO to global commercial entities), and stages of development (pre-development candidate to launch and commercialization). Tony obtained his MBA from Seattle University and PhD in Physiology and Biophysics from the University of Washington.