Ana Hooker

Senior Vice President & Chief Laboratory Officer, Exact Sciences

Ana Hooker turns visions into realities through robust strategies and inclusive leadership.

Respected as a credible voice in strategic operations in the clinical laboratory space, she is frequently called upon for her knowledge of scaling start-ups and mid-size groups in the biotech space.

Ana intuitively sees the opportunities in the complexities of an organization, turns them into strategies and drives new ways of thinking to achieve superior performance, operational excellence, and profitability.

Her experience in operations, setting governance boundaries, and active involvement in M&A activities uniquely positions her to identify synergies and smoothly integrate businesses.

Ana is an inspirational leader who authentically engages with teams to inspire action while at the
same time exercising financial judgement that levers the business.

Currently as SVP & Chief Laboratory Officer, she oversees the company laboratories, supply chain, manufacturing, and quality assurance activities of a billion dollar plus biotech organization focusing on identifying key milestones in the cancer continuum of patients.

Today, she works in spearheading major strategic programs for transforming the organization from a functional focus to that of an enabler of testing solutions across the business. She regularly participates in M&A activities and she is currently working on integrating the quality organization so that it supports the global company.