Executive Director of Human Resources
Michael Mastracci, M.B.A.
Michael Mastracci joined the Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation (GNF) in January 2019 as Executive Director of Human Resources. Michael joined Novartis in 2011 and has held Human Resource roles of increasing responsibility within the Pharmaceuticals Business Unit, Technical Operations, Cell & Gene Therapies Unit and Oncology Business Unit. Most recently, he was the Head of Human Resources at the Navigate BioPharma site in Carlsbad, CA (previously known as Genoptix). Prior to joining Novartis in 2011, Michael also held Human Resource positions at Colgate-Palmolive, Quikrete Companies, Harland Company and HSBC Bank. Michael holds a MBA degree from Kennesaw State University and a B.S. degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo.