John D. Gerace
John D. Gerace joined NanoString as our chief commercial officer in January 2022. Before joining NanoString, Mr. Gerace served as president of DiaSorin Molecular, LLC, the global molecular diagnostics business unit of DiaSorin SpA, from May 2017 to July 2021. Before DiaSorin, from February 2014 to May 2017, he was president and co-founder of Calabri Biosciences LLC, a consulting firm managing a portfolio of assets related to mobile healthcare diagnostics and monitoring. From April 2015 to December 2016, Mr. Gerace served as president and CEO of Freedom Meditech, an early commercial-stage medical device company that he staged and sold to Trividia Health, a subsidiary of SinoCare, Inc. From June 2007 to February 2014, he served in a variety of roles at Applied Biosystems/Life Technologies, including VP and GM of the PCR Systems business unit from June 2007 to September 2010 and later, from April 2011 to February 2014, as head of the Applied Markets business unit, comprising of food safety, animal health, and forensic science market segments. Before Life Technologies, Mr. Gerace spent 14 years at Beckman Coulter in various sales, marketing, and business development leadership roles. Mr. Gerace holds B.S. degrees in Chemistry and Biological Sciences from the University of California at Irvine with honors and an M.B.A. from Pepperdine University. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Iacocca Family Foundation, The UC Irvine Foundation, and University Lab Partners.