Mary Tedd Allen

Sr. VP of Operations, NanoString

Greater Seattle Area

Sector: Technology

Manufacturing and Operations executive with experience leading large teams across a range of disciplines in both the Biotechnology and Semiconductor industry sectors.

NanoString – 2007 – present

  • Sr. VP of Operations, responsible for Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Field Service and Facilities for a $100M business that includes instruments, software and reagents for Genomics and Proteomics research as well as invitro molecular diagnostic (IVD) products.   Led Manufacturing build-out and start-up, ERP implementation, ISO-13485 quality system implementation and Disaster Recovery Program effort.  Currently overseeing construction of a new Manufacturing facility.

Washington Technology Center – 2006 – 2007

  • Director of Research and Program Operations, responsible for all project and program delivery, including Economic Development Services, Microfabrication Laboratory, Energy Initiative and Nanotechnology Initiative.

Applied Biosystems – 2002 – 2005

  • Progressive responsibilities at the Sr. Director and Vice President level for multiple back-end development and Manufacturing and Service support groups including Process Development, Assay Development, Product Engineering, Engineering Services, Product Test, Service Development, Information Development, Technical Training and Call Center.

Prior roles with:  Etec Systems (an Applied Materials company), Microsoft Corporation and Shipley Company (a division of Rohm and Haas, subsequently acquired by Dow Chemical)