At A Glance
Name: Arthur Holden
Position: chairman, SNP Consortium; chief founder, chairman, and CEO, First Genetic Trust; chairman, Flex Gene Consortium.
Background: After graduating magna cum laude from Union College with a bachelor’s in science, Holden received an MBA, with honors, from the JL Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University. He has been a senior executive at Baxter International, and was CEO and a director of the biotech firm Celsis International.