Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors is charged both with guiding our company and advocating on behalf of the patients and caregivers we serve.

President and Chief Executive Officer and Director

Richard Lowenthal, M.S., MSEL, is our co-founder and has served as our President and a member of our Board of Directors since our inception in 2015. He also served as our Chairman from (more…)

Director and Chair of the Board

Pratik Shah, Ph.D., has served as a member of our Board of Directors since 2016 and was appointed as our Chair in 2018. Dr. Shah has served as the Chief Executive Officer of Design Therapeutics, Inc. (more…)

Director

Peter Kolchinsky, Ph.D., has served as a member of our Board of Directors since August 2021. Dr. Kolchinsky has more than 20 years of experience in healthcare investing and is the Founder of and a (more…)

Director

Rajeev Dadoo, Ph.D., has served as a member of our Board of Directors since August 2021. Since September 2020, Dr. Dadoo has served as a managing partner of SR One Capital Management, L.P. Dr. Dadoo was previously (more…)

Director

Brenton L. Saunders, has served as a member of our Board of Directors since May 2021. Mr. Saunders is currently Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Bausch + Lomb Corporation, an eye health products company, having been named to the (more…)

Director

Phillip Schneider, has served as a member of our Board of Directors since May 2019. He also has served on the board of directors of Longboard Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: LBPH) since December 2020. (more…)

Director

Michael Kelly, has served as a member of our Board of Directors since May 2019. Mr. Kelly has served as Chief Executive Officer, President and member of Board of Directors of (more…)

Director

Laura Shawver, Ph.D., has served as a member of our Board of Directors since the closing of the merger in November 2022 and as a member of the Silverback Therapeutic, Inc.’s (more…)

Director

Peter A. Thompson, M.D., has served as a member of our Board of Directors since the closing of the merger in November 2022. Dr. Thompson was a co-founder of Silverback Therapeutics, Inc., served as its Chair (more…)

Director

Saqib Islam, J.D., has served as a member of our Board of Directors since the closing of the merger in November 2022 and as a member of the Silverback Therapeutics, Inc. board of (more…)

Laura Shawver, Ph.D.

Director

Laura Shawver has served as the Chief Executive Officer of Silverback and member of the Silverback Board since April 2020. Dr. Shawver has also served as a member of the board (more…)