GattiHR Assists Avrobio in Recruiting a New CHRO

GattiHR recruits Georgette Verdin as Avrobio’s Chief Human Resources Officer. Tom Connolly and Faith Swain led this search.

AVROBIO, Inc., a leader in lentiviral-based gene therapies, is a clinical-stage company developing disruptive therapies that have the potential to transform patients’ lives with a single dose. The Company is focused on the development of its gene therapy candidate, AVRRD01, in Fabry disease, as well as additional gene therapy programs in other lysosomal storage disorders including Gaucher disease, cystinosis and Pompe disease. AVROBIOs lentiviral platform has broad potential for other rare and nonrare genetic diseases. AVROBIO is headquartered in Cambridge, MA and has offices in Toronto, ON

Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the CHRO will play a crucial role in building the human capital and talent development strategies the organization needs in order to achieve its goals. This HR Leader will be a visionary and pragmatic leader, providing leadership, coaching and guidance to management teams by planning, development and implementing Human Resources programs and projects to achieve strategic business goals and operational objectives.