Joined Exact Sciences: 2021
Matt Franklin joined the Exact Sciences team as General Manager of Precision Oncology in 2021. Matt comes to Exact from Thrive Earlier Detection Corp. where he served as Chief Commercial Officer and was responsible for defining the go-to-market strategy for their multi-cancer early detection assay, CancerSEEK. Prior to his role with Thrive, Matt was the Chief Business Officer for ArcherDX, a growth-stage molecular diagnostics company, where he was responsible for establishing and scaling the global sales, customer support, marketing, market access, business development and corporate development teams. Matt also served as the Senior Vice President of Global Marketing and Clinical Product Strategy at Foundation Medicine where he led the global launch of three products in three years including the company’s first liquid biopsy offering and the first FDA-approved, CMS-covered, comprehensive genomic profiling companion diagnostic test. In addition to his experience in oncology, Matt has held a number of progressive marketing leadership roles including Vice President of Global Marketing for Boston Scientific’s $2B cardiovascular division and holds a B.A. in English literature from Northwestern University, and an M.B.A. from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.