Director, Search and Evaluation, AbbVie
Sunita holds the position of Director, Academic Outreach and Alliance Management at AbbVie, where she focuses on academic outreach to institutions across North America. Sunita also manages the out-licensing portfolio for AbbVie. Sunita has more than 20 years of pharmaceutical industry experience, out of which last 10 years have been with Abbott and then AbbVie. She draws from her decade long global project management experience of managing discovery and clinical trials within pharmaceutical industry and academia. Prior to joining AbbVie/Abbott, Sunita was the lead project manager for a large phase II clinical trial consortium at the University of Chicago and its 14 affiliate institutions.