Board of Directors

Owen Hughes

Owen Hughes has served on our Board of Directors since April 2013. He has served as the Chief Business Officer and Head of Corporate Development at Intarcia Therapeutics, Inc., a biotechnology company, since February 2013. Prior to Intarcia, he served as a Director at Brookside Capital, a hedge fund under the Bain Capital umbrella, managing public and private healthcare investments from March 2008 to January 2013. Mr. Hughes has served as a Senior Portfolio Manager at Pyramis Global Advisors from 2006 to 2008, co-founder and partner at Triathlon Fund Management from 2003 to 2006, an Investment Associate at Ziff Brothers Investments from 2001 to 2003, and an Assistant Vice President at Morgan Stanley/Merrill Lynch from 1998 to 2001. Mr. Hughes is a director of Malin PLC. He earned a bachelor of arts from Dartmouth College. We believe Mr. Hughes is qualified to serve as a member of our Board of Directors because of his extensive business and professional experience, including his experience in the venture capital industry and years of analyzing development opportunities in the life sciences sector.