Tracy Dowling, JD

“Together, AskBio’s internal collaborations across its research and development, therapeutics, and manufacturing organizations and its diverse external collaborations have led to a significant portfolio of innovative intellectual property, which we believe will impact the future of gene therapy.”

Tracy Dowling, JD

Chief Business Officer and General Counsel

Tracy Dowling joined AskBio in January 2021 and serves as its Chief Business Officer and General Counsel. She is responsible for the company’s global business development strategy and execution, as well as Alliance Management, Legal, Compliance, Corporate Communications, and the company’s Chief of Staff. 

Prior to joining AskBio, Tracy served as Associate General Counsel at Spark Therapeutics providing legal oversight for essential business functions, including business development, licensing transactions, corporate governance, securities compliance, and real estate and construction. Notably, she played an integral role in Roche’s $4.6 billion acquisition of Spark.

Earlier in her career, Tracy was an attorney at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, specializing in corporate and securities matters. She also served as a transactional, corporate, and securities attorney at Ballard Spahr LLP and the Monitor Group in London. She holds an undergraduate degree from Princeton University and a JD from Boston University School of Law.