CEO, BGI Genomics Co.

Ye Yin joined BGI in 2002. He contributed to research fighting the SARS virus and led BGI’s global scientific collaboration – from sales activities to market management, to technical support. BGI’s rapid development in the genomic field and more recently into diagnostics and agriculture industry, he contributed in the acquisition and merging of Complete Genomics into the BGI group. Ye has guided several international projects, such as 1000 Plant and Animal Reference Genomes project and One Million Human Genomes re-sequencing project. There are several publications of genome research projects and genetic insights into medical research.