Board of Directors

Alan H. Auerbach

Alan H. Auerbach has served on our Board of Directors since May 2011 and served as a member of the Board of Directors of our predecessor company from October 2010 until the Merger. Mr. Auerbach is currently the Founder, Chief Executive Officer, President and Chairman of the Board of Puma Biotechnology, Inc., a company dedicated to in-licensing and developing drugs for the treatment of cancer and founded in 2010. Previously, Mr. Auerbach founded Cougar Biotechnology, or Cougar, in May 2003 and served as the company’s Chief Executive Officer, President and as a member of its Board of Directors until July 2009. From July 2009 until January 2010, Mr. Auerbach served as the Co-Chairman of the Integration Steering Committee at Cougar after its acquisition by Johnson & Johnson. Mr. Auerbach received a B.S. in Biomedical Engineering from Boston University and an M.S. in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Southern California. We believe Mr. Auerbach is qualified to serve as a member of our Board of Directors because of his business and professional experience, including his leadership of Cougar in drug development, private and public financings and a successful sale of the business.