Board

Thomas G. Wiggans
Chairman of the Board, Thomas G. Wiggans, has served as a Director of Onyx Pharmaceuticals since March 2005. From August 2008 to September 2009, until Peplin, Inc. was acquired by LEO Pharma of Copenhagen, Denmark, Mr. Wiggans served as Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer of Peplin, Inc...

The Honorable James Greenwood
Member of the Board, the Honorable James  C. Greenwood is President and CEO of the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) in Washington, D.C., which represents more than 1,200 biotechnology companies, academic institutions, state biotechnology centers and related organizations across the United States and in more than 30 other nations...

Edward Lanphier

Edward Lanphier
Member of the Board, Edward Lanphier, the founder of Sangamo BioSciences, Inc., has served as President, Chief Executive Officer and as a member of the Board of Directors since Sangamo's inception in 1995. Mr. Lanphier has over thirty years of experience in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry...

Alicia Löffler, PhD

Alicia Löffler, PhD
Member of the Board, Alicia Löffler, Associate Vice President and Executive Director, Innovation and New Venture Office. She is also a faculty member of the Kellogg School of Management and has been involved in multiple biotech start-ups. Previous to this position, Dr. Löffler directed the Biotechnology Department at the Northwestern University Kellogg Center for Biotechnology at the Kellogg School of Management, Evanston, Illinois....

Scott W. Morrison

Scott W. Morrison
Treasurer of the Board, Scott Morrison is a partner and leader of the U.S. Biotechnology and Medtech practice at EY, and serves as a member of the firm’s global industry steering committee. He has 28 years of local, national, and global experience serving biotech and medtech clients on hundreds of public and private financings....

Lawrence Mahan, Ph.D.
President of the Biotechnology Institute and member of the Board, Lawrence Mahan, Ph.D. specialties include technology evaluation, entrepreneur guidance and business strategy creation with a domestic and international track record in business alliance development.  His expertise draws upon more than 20 years as an accomplished senior scientist in biomedical research spanning the University of California, San Diego and later, the National Institutes of Health....

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