Cancer is one the many diseases that have not seen substantial improvements in terms of cures for decades. As a result of this, this disease has claimed the lives of many both young and old. One person whoever who is committed to improving this narrative is Dr. Clay Siegall. Clay Siegall is the proprietor and CEO of one of the largest biotech firms that specializes in manufacturing and treating chronic disease types that till date have not had major breakthroughs in terms of cure and therapy.
Dr. Clay who is quite passionate about the use of technology in medical field since a young age founded Seattle Genetic in 1998 and has led the company to the apex of its industry. Currently this company is FDA approved and has developed a number of robust drugs on its own and others through strategic partnership. All through the course of time, Clay has helped grow Seattle Genetics from a simple startup company to the 21st century giant drug manufacturing company it is now. Clay used his Bachelors of Science degree in Zoology and Phd in genetics from the universities on Maryland and George Washington respectively to drive and implement the success currently enjoyed by his company.
Despite making huge contributions in the market already, Clay Siegall still thinks more is yet to come. He hopes to improve the quality of life of cancer victims and come up with therapies and cure for these complicated diseases by using targeted therapies. In a recent interview with inspirery.com, Dr. Clay shares everything with his audience from how he came up with the idea of Seattle Genetics to how he makes money and implements his ideas in the company.
According to Dr. Clay Siegall, Seattle Genetics is an idea that was birthed from his interest in medicine and willingness to use technology as a means of overcoming diseases. In addition this, he also states that his reasons for the company was also resulted from the brutality of traditional cancer therapies he experienced a family member go through. Dr. Clay Siegall and Seattle Genetics ways of making money is rather simple. The company is able to make money by selling its proprietary FDA approved drugs and also through strategic partnership, licensing and sell of their technologies.
Dr. Clay Siegall believes that hard work is the most important factor to his success. It’s by working passionately and with intense focus on his goals that he has been able to grow Seattle Genetics to the levels it is in the industry.