Simon Hawkins, MD, PhD

VP, Clinical Development

Simon Hawkins, MD, PhD

Simon is a medical leader experienced in translational medicine and clinical research. His experience includes advancing hematopoietic stem cell (HSC) gene therapy programs for primary immunodeficiency programs at Orchard Therapeutics and for mucopolysaccharidosis type 1 at GSK.

Simon also worked at GSK in immunological disease programs in early and late clinical development and completed the ‘Esprit’ physician leadership program.

He is a member of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and earned his stem cell-based research Ph.D. and medical degrees from the University of Bristol, England.