JP Benya

Vice President, Commercial

Mr. Benya has over 25 years of marketing and operational experience managing major pharmaceutical brands such as Intron® A for the treatment of hepatitis C virus infection and sleep aid Ambien®. Prior to joining Assembly, Mr. Benya worked with a number of global pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, including Schering-Plough, Sanofi and Transcept Pharmaceuticals. Mr. Benya also is a founder and Principal of pharmaMARK, a boutique consulting company focused on the commercial needs of startup biotech companies. He serves as an Adjunct Professor of Pharmaceutical & Healthcare Marketing at Columbia Business School. A graduate of Brown University, Mr. Benya earned an MBA from Columbia University.