10X Genomics has appointed John Pouk as chief commercial officer. Pouk brings more than 30 years of leadership, operational, and commercial experience in the life sciences and diagnostics industry to 10X Genomics. He joins the company from Agilent Technologies where he served in various executive roles, including senior vice president of global sales and international operations and senior vice president and general manager of worldwide life science sales. Pouk has served as senior vice president of global sales and international operations at Stratagene, until the company was acquired by Agilent in 2007. He has also served in various capacities within the life sciences and medical divisions of Fisher Scientific Company, now called Thermo Fisher Scientific, including vice president and general manager of the western region.