As Senior Vice President, Head of Human Resources for Marengo Therapeutics, Alicja is a strategic, impact-driven People & Culture leader who believes that people are the backbone of every organization. With more than 15 years of experience in biotech, pharma, and medical device companies, Alicja translates leadership vision into a talent strategy to make that vision a reality. Previously, she was the Head of the People & Culture at Allena, Theseus Pharmaceuticals, and Agenus. She’s also served in Talent Management leadership roles at Epizyme, Baxalta, and Haemonetics. Alicja shaped her talent development philosophy by spending nearly six years at one of the world’s largest medical device companies, Boston Scientific, where she designed and delivered global talent management initiatives that made Boston Scientific one of the best places to work for years to come.

She proudly serves as a board member with W.E.S.T. Women in Enterprise Science & Technology. She holds a Ph.D. in Sociology from the Polish Academy of Science and is a graduate of the Talent Management Institute, University of North Carolina, Kenan-Flagler Business School.