Scott Kahn has been named vice president and chief information officer of Illumina, the company announced last week.
Kahn comes to Illumina from Accelrys, where he served as chief scientific officer. He also worked in product development and marketing at BioCAD and Molecular Simulations.
Kahn holds a PhD in theoretical organic chemistry from the University of California, Irvine. He is a former assistant professor of chemistry at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.