Chief Operating Officer

Carole Cobb

Carole is responsible for the process development and manufacturing of products from GreenLights science and innovation.  During Carole’s career she has held progressively more responsible positions in biotechnology with a specific focus on fermentation-based commercial manufacturing, including process development, worldwide manufacturing and global supply chain management. Previously, she was a senior vice president of global supply at Genencor International and continued at that position following its acquisition by Danisco AS. She oversaw industrial biotechnology-based manufacturing strategy, growth and implementation during a period that saw the doubling of manufacturing infrastructure through acquisition, expansion, and new plant construction in the U.S., Asia, South America, and Europe. Carole holds an MBA in finance from the University of Rochester and  bachelor’s degrees in chemical engineering, biochemistry, and cell and molecular biology.