Lucio Tozzi

SVP, Head of Clinical Operations

Lucio Tozzi is Summit’s Senior Vice President, Head of Clinical Operations, providing clinical operational leadership to drive the execution of our global clinical trial portfolio.

Mr. Tozzi joins us from Rain Oncology Inc., where he was Senior Vice President, Head of Clinical Operations from 2019 – 2023. Prior to that Mr. Tozzi was Vice President of Clinical Operations at Protagonist Therapeutics Inc., Senior Director of Clinical Operations at Astex Pharmaceuticals, Inc., and Principal of Clinical Research Services at Parkwood Advisors, LLC. From 2005 – 2014. Mr. Tozzi was the Director of Clinical Operations at Baxter Healthcare Corporation. Previous positions also include Chiron Biopharmaceuticals and ILEX Oncology Inc.

Throughout his illustrious career, spanning more than 30 years, Mr. Tozzi has built and led international teams, and has global clinical research experience across many therapeutic areas and all phases of clinical trials.

Mr. Tozzi has a B.Sc. (Hons) in Biology from London University, and a post-graduate diploma in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing in Maidenhead, UK.