Andrew Plump, M.D., Ph.D.
Andrew Plump, MD, PhD is the President of Research & Development at Takeda and serves as a member of the company’s board of directors. Early in his tenure Dr. Plump orchestrated a multi-year strategic and cultural transformation that has resulted in a renewed focus on innovation, streamlined global footprint, prioritized therapeutic areas of focus, a rich network of partnerships and a modality-diverse portfolio of newly approved and promising late-stage development experimental therapies. He also championed efforts to build an exciting and sustainable early development and research pipeline, founded