Global Innovation Activation Leader
Chelsea is the Global Innovation Activation Leader for Johnson & Johnson Innovation (JJI). In this role, Chelsea oversees the strategy and implementation of marketing initiatives including online and offline marketing, partnering, commercialization programs, industry presence and external activation to build a strong innovation network for JJI, JLABS, and JJDC.
Before joining the Johnson & Johnson Innovation team, Chelsea was Director of Marketing and New Ventures at Prescience International where she led the strategic marketing, corporate partnerships and business development functions. The role included market expansion of Prescience solutions and partnering with key industry stakeholders including Johnson & Johnson, The National Cancer Institute, the National Institutes of Health Heart Lung and Blood Institute and UC Berkeley’s Center for Executive Development. Before Prescience, Chelsea was an analyst at a London-based investment firm providing diligence for investment strategies and prospective portfolio companies as well as for the development and assessment of internally generated projects in the company’s internal incubator, Illuminator Plc.
Chelsea holds a BA from the University of California Santa Barbara.