Emerald Leadership

  • Wendy Cunning

Wendy Cunning
Vice President, Business Operations
Emerald Bioscience

Ms. Cunning has more than 20 years of experience in sales, marketing, global new product development, commercialization, and lifecycle management in the biopharmaceutical industry. Prior to Nemus, she served as Director, New Products, U.S. Eye Care at Allergan, where she led the creation of the business unit strategy for the U.S. ocular franchise. Ms. Cunning has also served as the Associate Director of Marketing at Amylin Pharmaceuticals, leading the global life-cycle management for Byetta®. She has held multiple leadership positions at Valeant Pharmaceuticals, including the global marketing and commercial development lead for both the viral hepatitis and HIV franchises. Prior to joining Valeant, Ms. Cunning worked in Hepsera® marketing at Gilead Sciences and sales in HIV and respiratory medicine at GlaxoSmithKline. She earned a BSc in biology from West Virginia University.