Jeff Linton serves as Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary. Prior to joining Sequenom, Jeff was Senior Vice President and General Counsel at Beckman Coulter, Inc. Prior to that, he was Vice President, Deputy General Counsel. Before joining Beckman Coulter, Jeff was President of the research products and services division of Serologicals Corporation, a company that developed, manufactured and sold life science research products and technologies, diagnostic kits and drug discovery services. Before that role, Jeff served as Vice President, Corporate Business Development and General Counsel at Serologicals. He has held various other positions in law, government and public affairs and human resources. Jeff earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Butler University and a Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Notre Dame Law School.