Huntbridge client Indiana Biosciences Research Institute (IBRI) is the first industry-inspired applied research institute focused on the discovery and development of innovative solutions to address major health concerns. The IBRI’s initial focus areas include diabetes, cardio-metabolic disease, and poor nutrition. The IBRI is structured as an independent, non-profit organization strategically positioned in Indianapolis: the center of Indiana’s vibrant life sciences network of innovators including corporations, academics, and foundations.
The IBRI has received more than $150M in funding from key industry leaders including Eli Lilly, Roche, Cook, Dow, and the State of Indiana. The IBRI is building an organization of premier entrepreneurial researchers and innovators. The are motivated to create discoveries that transform into solutions that positively impact people’s lives. Their mission of “Discovery with Purpose” prioritizes recruiting exceptional talent, building a highly-collaborative culture, and establishing a diverse portfolio of projects and programs supported by industry, government, and philanthropic sources.
Scope of Huntbridge work
- Strategic Plan Support
- Development, Partnerships, and Fundraising Support
- Leadership Development
- Executive Search: SVP, Development & Partnerships
- Executive Search: Director of Research Operations