Name: Michael Andolino
Hometown: Somerville, MA
Bio: Michael Andolino is the senior director and head of Human Resources of Epizyme. With over a decade of life sciences experience and a proven track record of developing high-growth pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies across multiple therapeutic areas, Michael leads a broad HR practice. His holistic approach to HR strategy integrates conceptual models, end-to-end processes and relational dynamics. As part of the Epizyme Executive Team, Michael partners with the other Epizyme executives to ensure that HR strategy aligns with business objectives to focus and maximize people potential and organizational growth. Prior to joining Epizyme, Michael led Talent Acquisition at Alnylam Pharmaceuticals on a consulting basis for four years. At Merck Research Laboratories in Boston, Michael helped build the oncology and neuroscience departments, led university recruiting, immigration and recruiting branding and advertising for all of MRL in the US. In addition to a graduate certificate in Executive Coaching and Masters in Organizational Psychology, Michael is an experienced leadership coach.