Usman “Oz” Azam
The Power List 2021 – Advanced Medicine
President and Chief Executive Officer at Tmunity Therapeutics
As head of cell and gene therapy at Novartis between 2014 and 2016, Azam was part of the team that brought the first CAR T cell therapy to market. Before that, he held various science, regulatory and commercial roles at Aspreva, J&J and GSK, but originally trained as an obstetrician and gynecologist. At Tmunity, Azam is focused on bringing the next-generation of T cell therapies to market. He is also on the board of directors for the Alliance for Regenerative Medicine.