Corporate Governance - Board of Directors

  • Brian G. Atwood
    Brian G. Atwood
    Director

    Brian G. Atwood has served as a member of our board of directors since our inception. In 1999, he co-founded and currently serves as a Managing Director for Versant Ventures, a healthcare-focused venture capital firm. Prior to founding Versant Ventures, Mr. Atwood served as a general pa

    Director
  • Dr. M. James Barrett
    Dr. M. James Barrett
    Director

    Dr. M. James Barrett has served as a member of our board of directors since our inception. Since September 2001, he has served as a general partner of New Enterprise Associates Inc., a venture capital firm focusing on the healthcare, information technology and energy technology industri

    Director
  • Dr. James Blair
    Dr. James Blair
    Director

    Dr. James C. Blair has served as a member of our board of directors since our inception. Since 1985, he has served as a general partner of Domain Associates, L.L.C., a venture capital management company focused on life sciences. Dr. Blair currently serves on the boards of Astute Medical

    Director
  • Dr. Keith Flaherty
    Dr. Keith Flaherty
    Director

    Keith Flaherty has served as a member of our board of directors since 2013. Dr. Flaherty is an Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, Associate Physician of Medicine, Hematology/Oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital, and Director of the Henri and Belinda Termeer

    Director
  • Ginger L. Graham
    Ginger L. Graham
    Director

    Ginger Graham has served as a member of our board of directors since 2013. Ms. Graham is the President and CEO of Two Trees Consulting, where she coaches first-time CEOs of public and private companies. For the last four years, she has been a senior lecturer at Harvard University and a

    Director
  • Paul Klingenstein
    Paul Klingenstein
    Director

    Paul Klingenstein has served as a member of our board of directors since our inception. He is the Managing Partner of Aberdare Ventures, a healthcare-focused venture capital firm he formed in 1999. Prior to founding Aberdare, Mr. Klingenstein worked in venture capital and private equity

    Director
  • Patrick J. Mahaffy
    Patrick J. Mahaffy
    President and Chief Executive Officer; Director

    Patrick J. Mahaffy is one of our co-founders and has served as our President and Chief Executive Officer and a member of our board of directors since our inception. Previously, Mr. Mahaffy served as President and Chief Executive Officer and as a member of the board of directors at Pharm

    President and Chief Executive Officer; Director
  • Edward J. McKinley
    Edward J. McKinley
    Director

    Edward J. McKinley has served as a member of our board of directors since our inception. Mr. McKinley spent 20 years serving in various roles at the private equity firm Warburg Pincus, including managing the firm’s private equity activity in Europe and serving on the firm’s Management C

    Director
  • Dr. Thorlef Spickschen
    Dr. Thorlef Spickschen
    Director

    Dr. Thorlef Spickschen has served as a member of our board of directors since our inception. From 1994 to 2001, Dr. Spickschen was chairman and Chief Executive Officer of BASF Pharma/Knoll AG. From 1984 to 1994, Dr. Spickschen worked with Boehringer Mannheim GmbH, where he was responsib

    Director