Ms. Tamara Joseph joined Millendo in August 2019 and heads up the company’s legal, compliance and human resource departments. She is a seasoned health care leader, having served on executive teams and advised Boards of Directors at multiple publicly and privately-held companies. She has led legal, compliance, public and government affairs, and risk management departments at life science companies in the US and in Europe for over 20 years. Most recently, she served as General Counsel of Enzyvant Therapeutics. Previously, she served as General Counsel of InVivo Therapeutics, Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Mayne Pharma (acquired by Hospira), and Transkaryotic Therapies (acquired by Shire). Earlier in her career, Ms. Joseph established and led Biogen Idec’s legal and public affairs departments outside the US. She began her legal career at the law firms of Morrison & Foerster and Fried Frank. She has a BA in Economics from Duke University, a JD from the University of Michigan Law School, and LLM degrees from the College of Europe in Belgium and the University of Paris.
Ms. Joseph is also a member of the Board of Directors of Heluna Health, a member of the Board’s Executive Committee and Vice-Chair of its Governance Committee. Heluna Health is a population health non-profit with a focus on child and maternal nutrition, HIV prevention and homelessness.