Chief Technical Operations Officer and Executive Vice President
Dennis Huang joined Ultragenyx in May 2015. He is responsible for leading the process development, manufacturing, and supply chain distribution functions at Ultragenyx and is a member of the executive leadership team.
Most recently, Mr. Huang was the Senior Vice President of Manufacturing and Supply Chain for InterMune Incorporated from 2013 to 2015, where he led the global manufacturing organization and supply chain activities for the company.
Prior to InterMune, Mr. Huang served as the Vice President of Biologics Manufacturing and Development for Allergan, Inc. During his 7-year tenure at Allergan he improved the commercial manufacturing performance and expanded the biologics development capability, which resulted in a rapid expansion of the biologics pipeline. Earlier in his career, Mr. Huang held several positions at Novartis AG (formerly Chiron, Inc), at Genentech, Inc., and at Synergen (currently Amgen), where he worked in a number of roles including manufacturing, quality, and process development.
Mr. Huang holds a B.A. in Chemistry from Knox College in Galesburg, Ilinois.