Sutherland Consulting was founded by Lynn Sutherland in 2000 to provide strategic marketing and business development for Life Science companies. Recognizing companies often need help in related areas, the Company formed a consortium of specialized experts. Depending on the project, consortium members can be engaged and managed by Lynn Sutherland. In addition to her scientific expertise and marketing and sales experience, consortium members provide expertise in the areas of Intellectual Property; Assay Development and Scale-up, Outsourcing, Funding, FDA Filings/Trials and Software Development and Graphic Design.   

Ms. Sutherland has over thirty years of corporate business experience in the Life Sciences industry.  Her experience includes strategic marketing, direct sales, business development, market research, product management, marketing communications, and PR.  Early corporate experiences include VP of Marketing at Variagenics and  senior business positions at Amicon/Millipore and Unisyn Technologies.  Ms. Sutherland was also a key member of the management team in the early business development of PAREXEL, Gene-Trak and NOVA Biomedical and Northshore Innoventures.   She also was a full-time faculty member for six years at Northeastern University in the disciplines of Clinical Chemistry and Immunohematology.   Please visit for comprehensive experience through 2019.

Since 2000, Ms. Sutherland has provided business consultation to over thirty Life Science companies (see Clients page). 

Ms. Sutherland holds a BS in Medical Technology, MS in Medical Laboratory Science and a MBA, all from Northeastern University in Boston, MA.