Jayne McNicol

Independent Director

Since May 2017, Jayne McNicol has been the Chief Financial Officer of the California Life Sciences Association, a nonprofit, membership-based trade association that empowers the life sciences community in California to deliver innovative solutions for healthier lives.

Previously, from July 2001 to April 2017, she was a Partner of Assurance Services at Ernst & Young LLP serving life sciences companies primarily in the San Francisco Bay Area. Prior to this, Jayne served in positions of increasing responsibility at Ernst & Young and its predecessor, Arthur Young, initially in Bristol, England, and later in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Jayne is a Certified Public Accountant with the California Board of Accountancy and a Chartered Accountant with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of Leeds, England.