Mercury Data Science Appoints Robyn Cardwell as CGO

HOUSTON, Texas, October 2023 -- Mercury Data Science (MDS), an AI solutions consultancy focused on life sciences, announces that the company has appointed Robyn Cardwell as the company's Chief Growth Officer.

Mercury Data Science, a trailblazing leader for data science in the life sciences, is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Robyn Cardwell as the company’s new Chief Growth Officer. This strategic addition to Mercury Data Science's leadership team represents a significant milestone in the company’s journey, offering promising opportunities for both customers and investors.

In the capacity of Chief Growth Officer, Dr. Cardwell will play a pivotal role in Mercury Data Science's strategic vision, with a mission to drive groundbreaking data science solutions for life sciences clients. With a wealth of experience and a passion for innovation, Dr. Cardwell is poised to lead Mercury Data Science into a new era of discovery and success.

Dr. Cardwell brings an impressive track record of achievements. She most recently served as the global business manager of ABB Robotics’ Life Sciences division, and was instrumental in bringing new technologies and platforms to market at Genomic Health (now Exact Sciences), Natera and Enthought. Dr. Cardwell has extensive expertise in precision medicine, genomics, laboratory automation and machine learning-driven scientific software development through various roles in sales, operations, product launch, customer success and partnership development. Her academic background includes a PhD in Biomedical Engineering from Virginia Tech & Wake Forest University. Dr. Cardwell’s deep industry insights and ability to harness cutting-edge technologies to advance life sciences align seamlessly with Mercury Data Science's commitment to delivering transformative solutions.

Mercury Data Science's CEO, Angela Holmes, emphasized the significance of this appointment for Mercury Data Science, stating, "I am delighted to welcome Robyn to the team. Her appointment to our leadership team marks a pivotal moment in our company's evolution, as we embark on an exciting phase of expansion. Dr. Cardwell's impressive track record of innovation in life sciences makes her the ideal addition to our team. I look forward to the collaboration and success that lie ahead with her on board."

Mercury Data Science is a leading AI organization helping advance the mission of life science teams using our unparalleled expertise across biology & data science. We accelerate our customers’ insights and advances in human health, therapeutics, and diagnostics. We are well versed in analytics for clinical trial operations, in developing advanced digital models for biomarkers and in the application of generative AI and machine learning in scientific data sources. If you have an AI/ML-related question or would like to discuss how data science can help you, reach out today at or on LinkedIn.

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October 12, 2023
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