Voyager Therapeutics Appoints Grace E. Colón, Ph.D., to its Board of Directors
“Grace is a seasoned leader who has founded and managed multiple biotechnology and healthcare businesses,” said
“The combination of an entrepreneurial mindset and innovative science is powerful; I have seen this throughout my career in healthcare and venture capital, and I recognized it at once as I got to know the Voyager team,” said Dr. Colón. “I believe Voyager is poised to finally overcome the delivery hurdles that have limited the fields of neurology and gene therapy, and I look forward to joining the Voyager Board on this journey.”
Dr. Colón most recently served as President, CEO and Director of
Dr. Colón currently serves as a member of the Boards of Directors of
Dr. Colón’s appointment to Voyager’s Board of Directors will become effective on
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