Susan Tousi is Senior Vice President of Product Development for Illumina. She is responsible for all product development activities, including systems, core consumables, and software. Ms. Tousi joined Illumina in 2012 as Vice President of Engineering and led the company’s development of a diverse portfolio of products.
Prior to joining Illumina, Ms. Tousi held a variety of positions at Eastman Kodak, most recently General Manager and Corporate Vice President responsible for consumer inkjet printing. Prior to Eastman Kodak, she held a variety of R&D roles at Phogenix Imaging, LLC and Hewlett-Packard.
Ms. Tousi earned his B.S. in Engineering, Engineering Science and Mechanics from Penn State University where she was valedictorian of the school of engineering, and an M.B.A. from the Anderson School of Management at the University of California, Los Angeles.