Board of directors

Randy Scott , , Ph.D. , , Chairperson of the Board

Randy Scott, Ph.D. is a co-founder of Invitae Corporation, where he served as chair of the Board of Directors and chief executive officer from August 2012 to January 2017 and executive chair from January 2017 to August 2019. Dr. Scott was re-appointed chairperson of the board in 2022. Prior to Invitae, Dr. Scott co-founded Genomic Health, Inc., where he served as chair of the Board of Directors and chief executive officer from 2000 to 2009 and executive chair from 2009 to 2012. Dr. Scott has served on the boards, including as chairman, of numerous public and private life sciences companies, and he is the author of more than 40 scientific publications, the holder of 20 patents and the recipient of numerous awards. Dr. Scott received a B.S. in Chemistry from Emporia State University and a Ph.D. in Biochemistry from the University of Kansas.

Eric Aguiar , , M.D. ,

Eric Aguiar, M.D. has been a member of our board of directors since September 2010. He has been a partner at the life science investment firm Aisling Capital since January 2016. Prior to joining that firm, he was a partner in the venture capital firm Thomas, McNerney & Partners since 2007. Dr. Aguiar was a Managing Director of HealthCare Ventures, a healthcare focused venture capital firm, from 2001 to 2007. He was Chief Executive Officer and a director of Genovo, Inc., a biopharmaceuticals company focused on gene delivery and gene regulation, from 1998 to 2000. Dr. Aguiar previously served as a director of Amarin Pharmaceuticals, a publicly held biopharmaceutical company, as well as on the boards of numerous private companies including companies in the life sciences industry. He is a member of the Board of Overseers of the Tufts School of Medicine and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. He received an M.D. with honors from Harvard Medical School and a B.A. in Arts and Sciences from Cornell University. Dr. Aguiar was also a Luce Fellow and is a Chartered Financial Analyst. We believe that Dr. Aguiar is qualified to serve on our board of directors due to his extensive experience in the life science field, his experience on various boards, and his management and financial experience with life sciences companies.

Geoffrey S. Crouse , ,

Geoffrey S. Crouse has served on our board of directors since March 2012. Mr. Crouse served as Chief Executive Officer of Cord Blood Registry (CBR) from September 2012 to August 2015 when the Company was sold to AMAG Pharmaceuticals. He served as Executive Vice President at AMAG until December 2015. CBR stores stem cells from umbilical cord blood and tissue. He previously served as Chief Operating Officer at Immucor, Inc., a publicly traded in vitro diagnostics company, from August 2009 to April 2011. From April 2011 through September 2012, Mr. Crouse was a consultant. Prior to Immucor, he served as Vice President of the life sciences business at Millipore Corporation, a publicly traded provider of technologies, tools, and services for the life science industry, from 2006 to 2009. Prior to joining Millipore, he worked at Roche, a pharmaceuticals and diagnostics company, where he held various roles from 2003 to 2006. Mr. Crouse holds a B.A. in English and Japanese from Boston College and an MBA and Master’s of Public Health from the University of California Berkeley. We believe that Mr. Crouse is qualified to serve on our board of directors due to his extensive experience in the life sciences industry and his management and financial experience with life sciences companies.

Christine M. Gorjanc , ,

Christine Gorjanc has been on our board of directors and the chair of the Audit Committee since November 2015. Ms. Gorjanc has served as the Chief Financial Officer of NETGEAR, Inc., a provider of networking products and services, since January 2008, where she previously served as Chief Accounting Officer from December 2006 to January 2008 and Vice President, Finance from November 2005 to December 2006. Prior to joining NETGEAR, Inc., Ms. Gorjanc served as Vice President, Controller, Treasurer, and Assistant Secretary for Aspect Communications Corporation, a provider of workforce and customer management solutions, from September 1996 through November 2005. Ms. Gorjanc served as the Manager of Tax for Tandem Computers, Inc., a provider of fault-tolerant computer systems, from October 1988 through September 1996. Prior to that, Ms. Gorjanc served in management positions at Xidex Corporation, a manufacturer of storage devices, and spent eight years in public accounting with a number of accounting firms. Ms. Gorjanc holds a B.A. in Accounting (with honors) from the University of Texas at El Paso and an M.S. in Taxation from Golden Gate University. Ms. Gorjanc's experience as an executive and financial expert with a rapidly growing international technology company operating in highly competitive markets make her well qualified to lead our Audit Committee.Since March 2021, Ms. Gorjanc has served as a director of Zymergen Inc., a biomanufacturing company.

Ken Knight , ,

Ken leads the Invitae team as the company's president and CEO and was appointed to the board in 2022. Ken previously served as Invitae's chief operating officer from June 2020 to July 2022. Prior to joining Invitae, he most recently served as vice president of transportation services at, Inc. from December 2019 to June 2020, and as vice president of Amazon's global delivery services and worldwide fulfillment human resources from April 2016 to December 2019. From 2012 to 2016, he served as general manager of the material handling and underground division, a global business with $6 billion in annual revenue, at Caterpillar Inc. In his earlier career, Ken served in various capacities at General Motors Company for 27 years, including as executive director of global manufacturing engineering and as manufacturing general manager. Since June 2021, Ken has served as a director and a member of the audit and finance committee of Simpson Manufacturing Co. Inc. Ken holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology and an M.B.A from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Kimber Lockhart , ,

Kimber Lockhart is a technology leader, experienced in scaling technology platforms to support rapid business growth. Ms. Lockhart has been an Invitae board member since 2020. From 2015 to 2021, Lockhart served as Chief Technology Officer at One Medical, a national leader in technology-enabled primary care, where she was previously Vice President of Engineering from 2014 to 2015. Prior to joining One Medical, Lockhart served in various engineering leadership roles at Box from 2009 to 2014. Previously, Lockhart was co-founder and CEO of Increo Solutions, provider of document rendering and collaboration technologies, which was acquired by Box in 2009. She holds a B.S. in Computer Science from Stanford University.

Chitra Nayak , ,

Chitra Nayak has over 25 years of professional experience in go-to-market, general management, and operations leadership roles at various organisations. Ms. Nayak joined the board in 2018 and currently serves as ESG lead of the board of directors at Invitae; she is also on the board at Infosys, an IT services delivery company; at LifeWorks, a tech-enabled HR services company; at Forward Air, a freight and logistics company; and at Intercom, a messaging platform company. Ms. Nayak also is an advisor to technology startups, and an adjunct faculty member at California State University's M.B.A. program since January 2019. Ms. Nayak served as the Chief Operating Officer of Comfy, Inc., a real-estate technology company in the machine learning and loT space which was acquired by Siemens, and prior to that, the Chief Operating Officer of Funding Circle Ltd., an online peer-to-peer lending marketplace. Prior to joining Funding Circle, Ms. Nayak worked at, a cloud computing company, for eight years, serving in a variety of roles including Chief Operating Officer of Platform, Senior Vice President of Global Sales Development. Ms. Nayak served as Vice President, Membership Products for California State Automobile Association, a provider of automobile insurance. Ms. Nayak served as Vice President, Strategy & Operations of Charles Schwab Corporation, an investment and brokerage firm. Prior to that, Ms. Nayak spent six years with the Boston Consulting Group, and four years with a number of environmental engineering consulting firms. Ms. Nayak holds a B.S. in Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, an M.S. in Environmental Engineering from Cornell University, and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School (with honors).

Investor Toolkit

Feature Presentation

Email Alerts

Sign up to receive Invitae financial information by email.
Email Address: *

Enter the code shown above.

Investor Contact

1400 16th St.
San Francisco, CA, 94103
Telephone: (628)-213-3369