Elaine Sapinoso
Senior Vice President, Quality

Ms. Sapinoso has served as our Senior Vice President of Quality since 2023. Prior to joining IGM, Ms. Sapinoso was previously Senior Vice President of Global Quality at Abzena and Vice President of Quality and Regulatory Affairs at Aji BioPharma. Ms. Sapinoso has served in senior Quality leadership roles at global drug development and manufacturing organizations supporting biologics drug substance and drug product operations, and provided leadership across Quality functions including Quality Assurance, Quality Control, and Validation. Ms. Sapinoso has also developed phase appropriate quality systems within manufacturing organizations to advance them from clinical development to commercial approval. In her 26 years in Quality, she has led manufacturing facilities through successful regulatory site inspections resulting in eleven commercial facility and product approvals. Ms. Sapinoso received a B.S. in Biology from De La Salle University, and an M.B.A. from the University of California, Los Angeles with a specialization in Corporate Governance.