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Maykin Ho

  • Director, Agios Pharmaceuticals
  • Director, FibroGen, Inc.
  • Director, Neumora Therapeutics, Inc.
  • Director, Parexel


  • Audit
  • Science and Technology
  • Strategic and Operating Review


Maykin Ho, Ph.D. joined BioMarin’s Board of Directors in February 2021. Dr. Ho serves on the boards of Agios Pharmaceuticals, FibroGen, Inc., Neumora Therapeutics, Inc., Parexel, the Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center at Columbia University and the Institute for Protein Innovation founded by Dr. Timothy Springer of Harvard University. Dr. Ho is also a venture partner of Qiming Venture Partners and a member of the Biotech Advisory Panel of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong.

Dr. Ho was previously a member of the board of directors of Grail, Inc. She is also a retired partner of the Goldman Sachs Group, where she served as senior biotechnology analyst, co-head of Global Healthcare Investment Research, and advisory director for Healthcare Investment Banking. Prior to Goldman Sachs, Dr. Ho held various managerial positions in licensing, strategic planning, marketing and research at DuPont-Merck Pharmaceuticals and DuPont de Nemours & Company.

Dr. Ho was a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard Medical School and a graduate of the Advanced Management Program at The Fuqua School of Business, Duke University. Dr. Ho holds a Ph.D. in Microbiology and Immunology and a B.S. from the State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center.