Gwen Sands joined the Technology Transfer Office (TTO) in 2002 as a Principal Policy & Information Analyst. Previously she spent 11 years working in Investor Relations and Corporate Communications in the local biotechnology industry where she managed financial communications with institutional and retail investors and numerous road shows for funding rounds that included an initial public offering (IPO), PIPEs, and follow-on/secondary stock offering to the public financial markets.
Using digital marketing and social media, Gwen promotes the services of the TTO and technologies available from UC San Diego research. She also manages special projects related to data, outreach and marketing.
Gwen has a BA in General Biology from UC San Diego.