Janet Wolfe, Ph.D.

President & Founder

Janet Wolfe, Ph.D. is Founder and Senior Vice President of Wolfe Laboratories, LLC. Dr. Wolfe is a biopharma thought leader and has built and led development programs for small molecules and biologics across multiple therapeutic areas such as CNS, cardiovascular, metabolic diseases, immunology and oncology. Dr. Wolfe has contributed to the advancement of molecules through all stages of development and commercialization. Prior to starting Wolfe Laboratories in 1999, Dr. Wolfe was a faculty member with the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Tennessee, following her postdoctoral fellowship at the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Wolfe authored numerous articles and presentations, and she is the recipient of numerous awards including being named as one of New England’s Top Entrepreneurs and Innovators by the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and one of PharmaVoice’s 100 Most Inspiring Entrepreneurs in the Life Sciences. She was awarded the Leadership Prize from Women Entrepreneurs in Science and Technology and she was named Entrepreneur to Watch by MIT Enterprise Forum. Dr. Wolfe was also recognized as Boston’s Entrepreneur of the Year by the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce. Dr. Wolfe holds a B.S. from the University of Sciences in Philadelphia and Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Chemistry from the University of Kansas.