Rey joined Accellix as its Vice President Sales and Marketing in July 2019. She has served as a Product Development and Marketing leader for the prior 14 years in both hi-tech and biotech companies. Rey has a graduate degree in Medical Research and a MBA from The University of California, Berkeley and started her career in pharmaceutical sales at Merck Pharmaceuticals. She then joined a biotech startup that was acquired by Life Technologies (Thermo Fisher) as a Field Applications Scientist increasing customer acquisition and retention and later was promoted to a Global Product Manager role at Life Technologies, where she launched and managed products in the molecular biology space. She then transitioned to a Sr. Product Marketing Manager at Illumina, where she launched and managed products in the sequencing space, and later served as the Product Marketing Director at Twist Bioscience leading the global marketing team towards commercial product launches and a successful IPO. Recently, she has been working at the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI) leading the Product Marketing efforts of free technological tools to advance medical research.