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Martine Rothblatt

Founder, Sirius Satellite Radio, United Therapeutics

Martine RothblattMartine is a pioneer in the satellite industry, launching companies including Geostar, PanAmSat, and Sirius Satellite Radio.
She also founded United Therapeutics, a pharmaceutical company focused on cardiopulmonary disorders. In 2013, she became the highest paid female CEO in America.

Martine is a helicopter pilot and a parent of four children. She also used to be a man named Martin.

Martine speaks with Jessica about her experience transforming gender, satellites, and life duration, from scratch.

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