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Thane Kreiner
Miller Center for Social Entrepreneurship at Santa Clara University

Thane Kreiner, Ph.D. is executive director of Miller Center for Social Entrepreneurship at Santa Clara University, where he is also Howard & Alida Charney University Professor. He was previously founder, president and CEO of Second Genome and Presage Biosciences Inc., as well as president and CEO of Ipierian (acquired by Bristol-Myers Squibb). Prior to his efforts as a “parallel entrepreneur,” Thane spent 14 years in senior leadership roles at Affymetrix, Inc. He earned a master’s in business administration degree from the Stanford Graduate School of Business; a Ph.D. in neurosciences from Stanford University School of Medicine; and a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from the University of Texas, Austin. Thane serves on the Board of Conservation X Labs and is author of Composition of Life. Contact him at and follow him @thanekreiner on Twitter.

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