Andrea Kho is the Director of Portfolio Strategic Planning within Medical Affairs at Abbvie. She is a 20-year veteran of the company where she’s held several roles in Portfolio and Project Management across multiple therapeutic areas, such as Renal, Infectious Disease and Neonatology. Within AbbVie, Andrea is acknowledged for successfully implementing business models that guide teams to develop winning strategies that are translated into executable plans from clinical development to launch of new medicines. She also established methods to systematically assess product development risks and create contingency plans, enabling team agility. Andrea has mentored numerous professionals in her company as well as her community through the Chicago Life Sciences Consortium, where she serves as an Economic and Policy Advisor. Andrea enjoys experiencing different cuisines, cultures and frequently travels with her husband to Southeast Asia to visit family and friends.