Mark Hernon | Straight Talk

Mark Hernon

Mark Hernon, SVP & CIO, Biogen
SVP and Chief Information Officer

Professional Background: Mark began his career as a management consultant, then moved into the pharmaceutical industry in 2001. Although he had no prior background in IT, his management expertise led him eventually to a role as Regional CIO for the Americas and Global Head of R&D, QA and HR systems for Takeda, Japan’s largest pharmaceutical company, and from there, to Biogen.

Education: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (BS, MS, MBA in Engineering/Industrial Management)

Cambridge, MA