Recursion Pharmaceuticals – which also closed a $121m Series C financing round in July – named Heather Kirkby as chief people officer
"We want to create an environment where people can do the best work of their life, where they're surrounded by an incredibly diverse workforce, where people feel included, they feel belonging,” Kirkby told us.
“It’s also critically important that this is a place where people are experiencing extraordinary growth in their careers. I believe that the employee experience and culture can be designed like a product, focusing on employee and business needs, with the remarkable north star of improving patients’ lives.”
The Salt Lake City, UT-based company plans to build out its machine learning-enabled platform, which drawn on an in-house developed dataset to support drug discovery and development.