Featured Speaker – Janet Makepeace, Angel Investor, Pipeline Angels and Founder, JAR Leadership Coaching
Janet is an executive coach and the founder of JAR Leadership Coaching, partnering with leaders who want to challenge their thinking and actions to gain better results. She is also the co-founder, alongside her husband, of a residential real estate investment company since 2013.
For over 20 years, Janet worked in healthcare, primarily in the pharmaceutical sector, in various therapeutic areas with progressively increased responsibility. Most recently, she led the oral anti-diabetic commercial franchise at AstraZeneca as a global vice president.
Prior, Janet held general management roles in both Denmark and Hong Kong at Hoffman-La Roche, where she was responsible for country operations. She has a successful track record of strategic commercial leadership while working in the United States, Asia and Europe.
Janet is a member of the International Coaching Federation, Pipeline Angels, Healthcare Business Women’s Association, and formerly served as board director of the American Chamber of Commerce in Copenhagen. She earned a Certificate in Executive Leadership Coaching from Georgetown University’s Institute for Transformational Leadership.
Janet holds a BS in Interpersonal Communication from Ohio University and MS in Social Work from The University of Cincinnati. Janet is married with one son and she and her family live in the Washington, D.C., area.