Brent Rice is the Chief Commercial Officer of Autolus. An industry veteran with over 25 years of broad cross-functional leadership experience in biotech/pharmaceutical sales, marketing, operations, and reimbursement. Skilled in building scalable commercial organizations, customer facing teams, strategic planning, marketing, product launch strategies, and negotiation of multi-million dollar ($100M-$1B) customer agreements that enhance patient access and profitability across all channels. Brent came to Autolus from Juno Therapeutics, where he was the Head of Managed Markets and responsible for building their Payer, Access and Reimbursement strategy and capability. Prior to joining Juno Therapeutics, Brent spent 18 years with Amgen recognized as a strong cross-functional leader supporting Amgen’s portfolio of products through innovative partnerships and life cycle management.
Brent also co-founded Building Employee Ownership, a financial services company focused on maximizing employee participation within their employer sponsored ESPP. He served on the Board of ACTION (Area Christians Taking Initiative On Needs), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that connects volunteers with meaningful projects to serve seniors, foster children, veterans, disabled individuals and low income families. Brent received his undergraduate degree in Russian Studies from the University of California at Los Angeles and his Master of Business Administration from the University of Denver.