Veracyte: Marie-Claire Taine
Marie-Claire Taine will join Veracyte on Sept. 19 as general manager of its in vitro diagnostics business unit, based in Marseille, France, with the task of leading the global expansion of Veracyte’s tests. She has 30 years of experience in the medical device and pharmaceutical industries. Most recently, she served as VP for renal care, Europe, and country sponsor, France, for Baxter International after having been president and general manager of the company’s French entity. Prior to Baxter, she served as senior VP of worldwide commercial operations for medical imaging company Guerbet; VP of venous solutions, EMEA, for Covidien; and general manager of ultrasound systems in France and North Africa for Siemens Medical Solutions. Taine earned a PhD in medical imaging from Paris XI-Orsay University. She also holds an engineering degree from Ecole Centrale de Lyon, a diploma from Institut de Formation Superieure Biomedicale-Villejuif, and an MBA from Institut d’Etudes Politiques Paris.