Benjamin M. Beneski

Executive Director, Manufacturing Plant Manager, Allogene Therapeutics

Ben Beneski, Executive Director, Manufacturing Plant Manager,

As the Plant Manager, Ben is leading construction and startup of Allogene’s new CAR-T Cell Therapy Manufacturing site in Newark, CA. With over 20 years in the biotech industry, Ben has focused on scale-up, tech transfer, manufacturing and commercialization of protein therapeutics. His technical background is in process, equipment and facility design, implementation of data systems, and drug/device combination products. Prior to joining Allogene, Ben worked at Vir Biotechnology, Amgen, and Abbvie. He received a B.E. in Chemical Engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology and an MBA from Northeastern University.