Lora Allemeier

Mentor in Residence

Phone: 919-681-7579
Email: lora.allemeier@duke.edu


Lora Allemeier is an experienced healthcare executive with experience as a CEO, senior commercial leader, and product development manager in large companies and in startups. In pharmaceutical and biotech, she worked at Eli Lilly in neurosciences and at GSK in HIV and Immunology. For convergent products and medical devices, she has served in senior leadership roles at Stryker, Cochlear, based in Sydney, Australia, and for early phase MIT and Harvard spin out technology in diagnostics and medical devices. She has successfully spun venture-funded new business from existing companies to drive innovation.

Allemeier brings expertise in strategic planning, business development, product development planning and execution. Her passion is building teams who bring innovation to market. She provides mentoring to both businesses and to individuals who are developing their own career pathways in healthcare technology.
Lora received her B.A. from Johns Hopkins University and an MBA from the Indiana University Kelley School of Business.