Jean Philibert Joins 10x Executive Management as Chief People Officer

– Philibert will focus on cultivating a culture of innovation and
excellence for 10x Genomics employees worldwide. –

, a company focused on accelerating genomic discovery, today
announced that Jean Philibert has joined the company as Chief People
Officer. She brings almost 20 years experience in leading human
resources for companies in software and high-tech industrial sectors.

“Our goal at 10x is to build an extraordinary company. I am thrilled to
have Jean on our team to help us build something truly special,” said
Serge Saxonov, co-founder of the company and CEO. “The company has grown
rapidly and has come far in a short amount of time, but we are just
getting started. We see tremendous opportunities ahead. Our people are
key to our success, now and in the future.”

“With my background developing corporate culture for high-tech companies
in the Bay Area and Silicon Valley, I see 10x Genomics as a
distinguished company innovating at the intersection of engineering,
genomics, and data science,” added Philibert. “I am impressed and
motivated by their potential to fuel scientific discoveries that provide
a better understanding of human health and disease. To me this is what
sets 10x Genomics apart, and I think the potential for making a human
impact is what will help us attract amazing high-tech talent to join the

As Chief People Officer, Philibert will be responsible for fostering an
energetic, rich and diverse company culture for 10x employees around the
world as well as overseeing global recruitment activities for continuous
growth. Philibert will leverage her proven experience in guiding
high-tech talent acquisition, organizational development and employee
relations, at both small, rapidly growing ventures and mature,
established companies, towards these goals.

Before joining 10x Genomics, Philibert served as SVP of Human Resources
at Analog Devices, a multinational company specializing in semiconductor
manufacturing and technology, and as Chief People Officer at KIXEYE, a
global gaming company. Philibert earned her M.S. in Industrial Relations
and Human Resources from Loyola University and a B.A. from the
University of Iowa.

To learn more about the 10x Genomics Management Team, please visit:

About 10x Genomics

 is building tools for scientific discovery that reveal and
address the true complexities of biology and disease. Through a
combination of novel microfluidics, chemistry and bioinformatics, our
award-winning Chromium System is enabling researchers around the world
to more fully understand the fundamentals of biology at unprecedented
resolution and scale.

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