Chris Barbazette joined Agendia, Inc. in January of 2017 as Vice President, North America Sales. Chris brings more than 20 years of global experience in commercial management including direct and distributor sales, commercial marketing, product management and customer support. Before joining Agendia Chris served as Senior Vice President Global Commercial Operations for Affymetrix which was acquired by Thermo Fisher Scientific. Chris held various commercial leadership positions with increasing levels of responsibilities at Affymetrix including leading the Americas Commercial operations and establishing Affymetrix business in Latin America, Asia, Middle East, Africa and Eastern Europe. Prior to joining Affymetrix, Chris held various commercial leadership roles in leading technology companies that served the Life Science, semi-conductor, automation and paper industries.
Chris has a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of San Francisco in International Finance with a minor in Japanese language and culture.