Cissy Young, Ph.D.
Director, Strategy and Business Development

Prior to joining Cerulean, Cissy was Director of Business Development at TetraLogic Pharmaceuticals in Malvern, PA, a privately held oncology therapeutics company. As one of the early employees of TetraLogic, she spearheaded business development and licensing, market development, and research collaboration management. She also worked closely with the executive team and supported key strategic events including financing and collaboration partnership implementation. Cissy was previously Technology Licensing Officer for Pennsylvania State University Technology Transfer, where she was responsible for licensing and managed the life sciences technology portfolio. Cissy received her B.A. from Brown University in biology, Ph.D. from Columbia University in Cancer Biology, and an MBA from Pennsylvania State University.