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Agios Pharmaceuticals Inc (AGIO.OQ)

AGIO.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

David Schenkein

61 2019 Executive Chairman of the Board

Jacqualyn Fouse

57 2019 Chief Executive Officer, Director

Andrew Hirsch

48 2016 Chief Financial Officer

Orlando Oliveira

42 2019 Senior Vice President, General Manager, International

Darrin Miles

2019 Senior Vice President, U.S. Commercial and Global Marketing

Scott Biller

63 2010 Chief Scientific Officer

Christopher Bowden

58 2014 Chief Medical Officer

David Scadden

66 2017 Director

Paul Clancy

57 2013 Independent Director

Ian Clark

58 2016 Independent Director

Kaye Foster-Cheek

59 2014 Independent Director

Maykin Ho

66 2015 Independent Director

John Maraganore

56 2011 Independent Director

Kendra Adams

2017 Senior Director, Investor & Public Relations

Biographies

Name Description

David Schenkein

Dr. David P. Schenkein, M.D., has been appointed Executive Chairman of the Board of the Company. Dr. Schenkein has served as a member of our board of directors since August 2009 and as our executive chairman since February 2019. Dr. Schenkein also served as our president and chief executive officer from August 20019 until February 2019. Dr. Schenkein has been a hematologist and medical oncologist for more than 20 years. He currently serves as a general partner of GV, the venture capital arm of Alphabet Inc. (formerly Google), and is an adjunct attending physician in hematology at Tufts Medical Center. Prior to joining Agios, from 2006 to 2009, Dr. Schenkein was the senior vice president, clinical hematology/oncology at Genentech, Inc., a pharmaceutical company (now a member of the Roche Group, a global healthcare company), or Genentech, where he was responsible for numerous successful oncology drug approvals and leading the medical and scientific strategies for its bio-oncology portfolio. While at Genentech, he served as an adjunct clinical professor of medical oncology at Stanford University School of Medicine. Prior to joining Genentech, he served as the senior vice president of clinical research at Millennium Pharamaceutials, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company (now Takeda Oncology), or Millennium, overseeing the clinical development and worldwide approval of VELCADE®, a first-in-class cancer therapy now approved to treat multiple myeloma and non-Hodgkins lymphoma. Dr. Schenkein currently serves on the board of directors of bluebird bio, Inc. and Denali Therapeutics Inc., both public biotechnology companies, and was formerly on the board of Foundation Medicine, Inc., a public biotechnology company. Dr. Schenkein holds a B.A. in chemistry from Wesleyan University and an M.D. from the State University of New York Upstate Medical School.

Jacqualyn Fouse

Dr. Jacqualyn A. Fouse has been appointed Chief Executive Officer, Director of the Company. Dr. Fouse joined Agios as chief executive officer on February 1, 2019 and has served as a member of our board of directors since December 2017. Dr. Fouse served as executive chair of Dermavant Sciences, a biopharmaceutical company, from July 2017 until September 2018. From September 2010 until June 2017, Dr. Fouse served in various capacities at Celgene Corporation, a biopharmaceutical company, serving as strategic advisor to the management executive committee from April 2017 to June 2017, president and chief operating officer from March 2016 to March 2017, president, hematology and oncology from August 2014 to February 2016, executive vice president and chief financial officer from February 2012 to July 2014, and senior vice president and chief financial officer from September 2010 to February 2012. Prior to joining Celgene, Dr. Fouse served as chief financial officer of Bunge Limited, or Bunge, a global agribusiness and food company, from 2007 to 2010. Prior to joining Bunge, Dr. Fouse served as senior vice president, chief financial officer and corporate strategy at Alcon Laboratories, Inc., or Alcon, a global medical company, since 2006, and as its senior vice president and chief financial officer since 2002. Prior to her time with Alcon she held a variety of senior leadership roles with international companies. Dr. Fouse is also a director of Incyte Corporation, a public biopharmaceutical company, and Dick’s Sporting Goods, Inc., a public sporting goods retailer, and was a director of Perrigo Company from November 2012 to April 2016 and a director of Celgene Corporation from February 2016 until June 2017. Dr. Fouse earned a B.A. and an M.A. in Economics and a Ph.D. in Finance from the University of Texas at Arlington. We believe Dr. Fouse is qualified to serve as a member of our board of directors due to her extensive experience in the biotechnology sector and her senior leadership experienc

Andrew Hirsch

Mr. Andrew Hirsch is Chief Financial Officer of the Company. He joined Agios as chief financial officer in September 2016, and was named head of corporate development in March 2018. He has more than 20 years of experience in a range of strategic and operating roles in the biotech sector, most recently having served as president and chief executive officer of BIND Therapeutics, Inc., a biotechnology company, from March 2015 until August 2016. Prior to being named president and chief executive officer at BIND, Mr. Hirsch held several other leadership positions at the company, including chief operating officer from February 2014 to March 2015, and chief financial officer from July 2012 to March 2015. Prior to joining BIND, Mr. Hirsch was chief financial officer at Avila Therapeutics, Inc., a biotechnology company, from June 2011 until its acquisition by Celgene Corporation in March 2012. From 2002 to 2011, Mr. Hirsch held roles of increasing responsibility at Biogen Idec, including vice president of Corporate Strategy and M&A and program executive for the Tecfidera development team. He holds an M.B.A. from the Tuck School at Dartmouth College and a B.A. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania.

Orlando Oliveira

Mr. Orlando Oliveira is Senior Vice President, General Manager, International of the Company. Prior to Agios, Mr. Oliveira served as senior vice president and general manager, international at TESARO from September 2015 to June 2019 where, as its first international employee, he headed the build out of the company's EU presence and lead the approval, reimbursement and multiple successful country launches of two oncology drugs, Varuby ® (rolapitant) and ZEJULA ® (niraparib), across key international markets. Before TESARO, Mr. Oliveira was vice president, Europe and intercontinental operations at Cubist Pharmaceuticals, where he led a team of executives that managed 19 countries across Europe, Canada, and Australia and was responsible for all alliances within Cubist covering Japan, China, LATAM, and the MENA regions. Previously, Mr. Oliveira held several positions at Amgen, including country leadership roles in Portugal and Mexico, and international oncology marketing roles first as head of oncology in the Nordic region and head of the international filgrastim franchise based in Switzerland. He began his career in sales at Johnson & Johnson. Mr. Oliveira earned his pharmacy degree from the University of Coimbra, Portugal.

Darrin Miles

Mr. Darrin Miles is Senior Vice President, U.S. Commercial and Global Marketing of the company. Mr. Miles has more than 20 years of experience across a range of commercial and program management roles in pharmaceuticals and biotechnology. He joined Agios in 2015 as vice president, oncology marketing and market analytics and most recently served as vice president, oncology program leadership, where he has been instrumental in setting the strategy for the IDH portfolio and leading the program team through the development and approval of TIBSOVO ® . Prior to joining Agios, Mr. Miles spent 14 years at Genentech, where he held roles of increasing responsibility including marketing, sales management, reimbursement and lifecycle leadership supporting a broad portfolio of brands including Rituxan ® , Herceptin ® , Tarceva ® and Lucentis ® . He also led the U.S. launches of next generation anti-HER2 treatments Perjeta ® and Kadcyla ® . Prior to Genentech, Mr. Miles spent a number of years at ALZA Corporation and SmithKline Beecham (now GSK) in numerous roles including marketing, market analytics and organization development. Mr. Miles holds a B.S. in applied economics with a minor in biological sciences from Cornell University.

Scott Biller

Dr. Scott Biller Ph.D., is no longer Chief Scientific Officer of Agios Pharmaceuticals, Inc., effective December 31, 2019. Dr. Biller joined Agios in September 2010 as chief scientific officer, with more than 25 years of drug discovery and development experience. From 2003 to September 2010, Dr. Biller was vice president and head of global discovery chemistry at the Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research, an affiliate of publicly-traded biopharmaceutical company Novartis AG. Prior to that, Dr. Biller held the positions of vice president, pharmaceutical candidate optimization at the BMS Pharmaceutical Research Institute, a division of Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, or BMS, a global biopharmaceutical company, and executive director of drug discovery chemistry for the BMS research site in Lawrenceville, New Jersey. Among his other key leadership positions at BMS, Dr. Biller was the executive director of metabolic diseases chemistry. He contributed to the drug candidate pipelines at both BMS and Novartis AG, culminating in two medicines launched worldwide (Onglyza® for the treatment of Type 2 diabetes and Juxtapid® for familial hypercholesterolemia) and three additional drugs reaching phase 3 clinical development. Dr. Biller earned a S.B. in chemistry at MIT, a Ph.D. in organic chemistry at Caltech and was an NIH Postdoctoral Fellow at Columbia University focusing on natural product synthesis.

Christopher Bowden

Dr. Christopher Bowden, M.D., is Chief Medical Officer of the Company. He joined Agios as chief medical officer in May 2014. He has more than 19 years of experience in clinical drug development, including the approval of several cancer medicines. Prior to joining Agios, Dr. Bowden was vice president product development oncology, franchise lead (Signaling Group) at Genentech. During Dr. Bowden’s eight years at Genentech, he was responsible for the successful development of a number of novel targeted oncology medicines, including Zelboraf® for patients with BRAF V600E positive melanoma and Tarceva® for patients with EGFr activating mutation positive, non-small cell lung cancer. From 2003 to 2006, Dr. Bowden was the executive director for EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa) regions for BMS. In this role, he led medical affairs strategies for cancer, immunology and pain medicines. Earlier, Dr. Bowden held positions of increasing responsibility in oncology clinical development, Phases I-III at Pharmacia Corporation and Janssen Pharmaceutical, Inc., each of which is a pharmaceutical company. Prior to his industry experience, Dr. Bowden was on the oncology faculty at the University of Virginia Health Science Center where he participated in numerous industry and cooperative group trials. Dr. Bowden received his M.D. from Hahnemann University School of Medicine followed by internal medicine training at Roger Williams Medical Center and the Providence VA Medical Center, Rhode Island. He completed his medical oncology fellowship at the National Cancer Institute Medicine Branch. Dr. Bowden is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology.

David Scadden

Dr. David Scadden M.D. is Director of the company. Dr. Scadden has served as a member of our board of directors since May 2017. Dr. Scadden is a hematologist/oncologist and an expert on the medical application of stem cell biology with a particular emphasis on its use in the setting of cancer. He is the Gerald and Darlene Jordan Professor of Medicine at Harvard University, a position he has held since 2006. Since 1995, Dr. Scadden has practiced at the Massachusetts General Hospital, where he founded and directs the Center for Regenerative Medicine and directed the Hematologic Malignancies Center of the MGH Cancer Center for 10 years. Dr. Scadden co-founded and co-directs the Harvard Stem Cell Institute, and is Chairman emeritus and Professor of the Harvard University Department of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology. He is a member of the National Academy of Medicine, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, is an associate member of the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT and is a former member of the Board of External Experts for the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, the Board of Scientific Counselors for the National Cancer Institute, Board of Directors of the International Society for Stem Cell Research and the Executive Committee of the American Society of Hematology. Dr. Scadden is on the board of the public biotechnology company, Editas Medicines, the boards of the private biotechnology companies LifeVault Bio, Clear Creek Bio, Inc. and Red Oak Medicines, is a scientific founder of Fate Therapeutics, a public biotechnology company, and a scientific founder and member of the board of Magenta Therapeutics, a public biotechnology company. He is the recipient of numerous honors including the E. Donnall Thomas and the Dameshek awards from the American Society of Hematology, awards from the Doris Duke Charitable Trust, the Ellison Medical Foundation, the Burroughs Welcome Fund, and the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

Paul Clancy

Mr. Paul J. Clancy is Independent Director of Agios Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Mr. Clancy has served as a member of our board of directors since September 2013. Mr. Clancy has more than 20 years of experience in financial management and strategic business planning, and has served as chief financial officer of Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a public biopharmaceutical company, since July 2017. Prior to Alexion, Mr. Clancy served as the executive vice president and chief financial officer at Biogen Inc. (formerly known as Biogen Idec Pharmaceutical Corporation), or Biogen, since 2007. He also served as senior vice president of finance of Biogen Idec, with responsibilities for leading the treasury, tax, investor relations and business planning groups. Prior to the merger of Biogen and Idec Pharmaceutical Corporation, Mr. Clancy was the vice president of portfolio management at Biogen. He joined Biogen in 2001 as vice president of U.S. marketing. Before Biogen, Mr. Clancy spent 13 years at PepsiCo Inc., a publicly-traded food and beverage company, serving in a variety of financial and general management positions, including vice president and general manager of their Great West Business Unit. Mr. Clancy is a member of the board of directors and audit committee of Incyte Corporation, a biopharmaceutical company. Mr. Clancy has an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School and received his B.S. in business administration from Babson College in Wellesley, MA. We believe Mr. Clancy is qualified to serve as a member of our board of directors due to his extensive financial and executive leadership experience at large multi-national companies.

Ian Clark

Mr. Ian T. Clark is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Clark has served as a member of our board of directors since December 2016. Mr. Clark has more than 30 years of experience in the biotechnology industry. Mr. Clark currently serves as an operating partner at Blackstone Life Sciences, a private investment firm. Prior to that, he was chief executive officer and head of North American Commercial Operations of Genentech (now a member of the Roche Group), a position he held from 2010 to 2016. Mr. Clark also led the Genentech executive committee and was a member of the Genentech board of directors. Mr. Clark joined Genentech in 2003 as senior vice president and general manager, bio-oncology. In 2005, he was named senior vice president, commercial operations and became a member of the executive committee, and in 2006, he was named executive vice president, commercial operations. In 2009, he was named head of global product strategy and chief marketing officer of Roche. Prior to joining Genentech, Mr. Clark held roles of increasing responsibility at Novartis, Sanofi-Synthelabo SA (Aventis SA), Ivax Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and G.D. Searle, LLC, a subsidiary of Monsanto Corporation in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, France and Eastern Europe. Mr. Clark is a member of the boards of directors of publicly-traded biopharmaceutical companies Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited, Guardant Health, Inc., Forty Seven, Inc. and Corvus Pharmaceuticals, Inc., and is on the board of AvroBio, Inc., a private biotechnology company. He was formerly on the boards of directors of Shire plc (prior to its acquisition by Takeda), Kite Pharma, Inc. (prior to its acquisition by Gilead), Dendreon Corporation, Vernalis plc, and TerraVia Holdings, Inc.

Kaye Foster-Cheek

Ms. Kaye I. Foster-Cheek is Independent Director of the Company. Ms. Foster has served as a member of our board of directors since December 2014. Ms. Foster has more than 25 years of experience in human resources in the pharmaceutical industry and has been a senior advisor at the Boston Consulting Group since 2014. Previously, she was senior vice president, global human resources at Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc., an Amgen, Inc. subsidiary and a biopharmaceutical company, or Onyx from 2010 to 2014. At Onyx, which was acquired by Amgen in 2013, she led all aspects of human resources for U.S. and global operations. Prior to joining Onyx, Ms. Foster was global vice president of human resources and an executive committee member at Johnson and Johnson Corporation, a publicly-traded healthcare company, from 2003 to 2010. Before Johnson and Johnson, Ms. Foster held several senior human resources executive positions with Pfizer Inc., a publicly-traded pharmaceuticals company, supporting its pharmaceuticals businesses in Japan, Asia, Africa, Middle East and Latin America and, notably, led the integration of both the Warner-Lambert and Pharmacia mergers for these regions. Prior to that, she gained 10 years of operational experience within The Yellow Pages. She currently serves on the board of directors of Grail, Inc., a private biotechnology company, and Stanford Health Care, a hospital and healthcare system, and also serves on the board of Spelman College and chairs the Glide Memorial Foundation Board of Trustees. She earned her undergraduate degree at Baruch College of the City University of New York and received her M.B.A. from Columbia University, Graduate School of Business. We believe Ms. Foster’s qualifications to serve on our board of directors include her extensive experience as an executive in the pharmaceuticals industry.

Maykin Ho

Dr. Maykin Ho, Ph.D. is Independent Director of the Company. Dr. Ho has served as a member of our board of directors since June 2015. Dr. Ho has more than 30 years of experience in the healthcare and finance industries. She has been a venture partner at Qiming Venture Partners, a venture capital firm in China and Hong Kong, since July 2015. From July 1992 to February 2015, she held various positions at Goldman Sachs, a global investment bank, including: from 2010 to 2015, she served as advisory director of global healthcare investment banking; from 2002 to 2010, she served as partner and co-head of healthcare investment research; and from 1992 to 2010 she served as senior biotechnology research analyst. Prior to Goldman Sachs, Dr. Ho held various managerial positions in licensing, strategic planning, marketing and research at DuPont-Merck Pharmaceuticals, a global pharmaceutical company, and DuPont de Nemours & Company. She is a member of the board of directors of Fibrogen, Inc., a publicly-traded biotechnology company, and Parexel International, a privately-held, global pharmaceutical services company, and serves on the board of directors of two non-profit research institutes: the Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center and the Institute for Protein Innovation. In addition, Dr. Ho is a member of the Biotech Advisory Panel of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong. Previously, Dr. Ho served on the board of directors and audit committee of Parexel International when it was a publicly-traded company, and on the investment committee of the Society of Neuroscience. She was a postdoctoral fellow at the pathology department of Harvard Medical School and a graduate of the Advanced Management Program at The Fuqua School of Business, Duke University. Dr. Ho received a Ph.D. in microbiology and immunology and a B.S. from the State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center. We believe Dr. Ho is qualified to serve on our board of directors due to her extensive experience in healthcare investment research and banking.

John Maraganore

Dr. John M. Maraganore, Ph.D., is Independent Director of the Board of Agios Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Dr. Maraganore has served as a member of our board of directors since November 2011. Since 2002, Dr. Maraganore has served as the chief executive officer and as a director of Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a publicly-traded biopharmaceutical company, or Alnylam. From 2002 to 2007, Dr. Maraganore served as president of Alnylam. From 2000 to 2002, Dr. Maraganore served as senior vice president, strategic product development with Millennium. Before Millennium, he served as director of molecular biology and director of market and business development at Biogen. Prior to Biogen, Dr. Maraganore was a scientist at ZymoGenetics, Inc., a biotechnology company, and The Upjohn Company, a pharmaceutical manufacturing company. Dr. Maraganore was formerly a director of bluebird bio, Inc., a publicly-traded biopharmaceutical company. In addition, he was formerly a venture partner at Third Rock Ventures, L.P., where he participated in a limited capacity focusing on guiding strategy for Third Rock and its portfolio companies, and was formerly chairman of the board of directors of Regulus Therapeutics, Inc., a publicly-traded company. He is also chair of the Biotechnology Innovation Organization. Dr. Maraganore holds an M.S. and a Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from the University of Chicago and a B.A. in Biological Sciences also from the University of Chicago. We believe that Dr. Maraganore is qualified to serve on our board of directors because he has over 30 years of experience in the biotechnology industry, bringing to our board of directors critical scientific, research and development, and general management expertise.

Kendra Adams

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

David Schenkein

8,199,320

Jacqualyn Fouse

537,891

Andrew Hirsch

3,136,860

Orlando Oliveira

--

Darrin Miles

--

Scott Biller

3,098,050

Christopher Bowden

3,128,730

David Scadden

547,266

Paul Clancy

554,141

Ian Clark

546,641

Kaye Foster-Cheek

559,141

Maykin Ho

549,141

John Maraganore

581,641

Kendra Adams

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As Of  31 Dec 2018