Leandro Vetcher, MBA

Associate Director of Business Development, Blavatnik Biomedical Accelerator

Leandro joined OTD in 2013. Prior to joining Harvard, Leandro was CEO and co-founder of Green Pacific Biologicals, as well as a co-founder of the Argentina-based company, Keclon. Previously, he held research and business development positions at Kosan Biosciences and was an MBA intern with the Johnson & Johnson’s Mergers & Acquisitions team. Through his experiences, Leandro has secured venture financing; completed university licensing deals; evaluated emerging technologies, life science companies and new pharmaceutical projects; and developed strategies for the acquisition of early-stage biotechnology companies. Leandro earned an MBA from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, an MA in Biotechnology from Columbia University, and a Licentiate in Biotechnology from Rosario National University in Argentina.