|Tristan B. Orpin|
Senior Vice President & Chief Commercial Officer
Tristan Orpin joined Illumina in December 2002 in the role of vice president of worldwide sales, and in January 2007 was promoted to senior vice president of commercial operations.
Before joining Illumina, Tristan held positions at Sequenom including vice president of sales and marketing from August 2001 to November 2002 and director of sales and marketing from September 1999 to August 2001. For more than a decade prior Tristan served in several senior sales and marketing positions at Bio-Rad Laboratories.
Tristan earned a B.S. in genetics and biochemistry with first class honors from the University of Melbourne.