Dr. Detlev Biniszkiewicz is an experienced biopharma executive who brings deep knowledge of oncology and immuno-oncology to his role at MPM. Prior to joining MPM, Detlev was the President and CEO of Surface Oncology, where he led its growth and transformation through to clinical-stage and its preparation for a public offering. Prior to Surface Oncology, he was Vice President of Strategy in AstraZeneca’s Oncology Unit and was part of the oncology leadership that developed Lynparza® and Tagrisso®, two innovative medicines that help thousands of patients suffering from cancer. His group transformed AstraZeneca’s Oncology pipeline through numerous licensing deals, clinical alliances and academic collaborations. Detlev has also held multiple roles at Novartis including Global Head of Portfolio Management and Analysis, where his group provided oversight of Novartis’ research and early development portfolio.

Detlev began his career as a Principal at the Boston Consulting Group and performed his academic research with Dr. Rudolf Jaenisch at the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.