Ms. Harborth is Executive Vice President, Business Operations at Breakthrough Properties where she oversees global corporate and property operations; leads marketing, communications and branding; and supports new business development and innovation initiatives including the StudioLabs by Breakthrough platform. She has nearly 20 years of strategy and operations (CFO/COO) experience, having launched several successful life science ventures, taking them from inception to acquisition.
Ms. Harborth is the founding CFO and Senior Advisor to Mission BioCapital (MBC), an early-stage life science venture capital firm and was a co-founder and COO of BioLabs, a global network of co-working lab spaces and services for startups. She has advised leading and emerging biotech ecosystems in the United States, Europe and the Asia-Pacific regions and is a sought-after speaker and thought leader on innovation and user experiences. She holds a masters in biology from Harvard University, with graduate research conducted at Massachusetts General Hospital; and a bachelors, business administration from CSU, Long Beach.