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Karen Walker

Genentech, A Member of the Roche Group
Senior Advisor, Cell and Gene Manufacturing
Karen Walker is a Sr. Advisor, Cell and Gene Therapy Manufacturing at Roche/Genentech. She brings 30+ years’ experience in the Biopharmaceutical industry, holding positions in Technical Development, Technical operations, Regulatory Affairs and Quality, including the role of VP and Global Head of Technical Development and Manufacturing for Novartis’ Cell and Gene Therapy Unit at the time of the development and registration of Kymriah, Novartis’ CAR-T therapy.