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Aldeyra Therapeutics Inc (ALDX.OQ)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Todd Brady

46 2012 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

Joshua Reed

45 2018 Chief Financial Officer

Stephen Machatha

2019 Senior Vice President - Technical Operations

David Clark

53 2016 Chief Medical Officer

David McMullin

2019 Chief Commercial Officer

Ben Bronstein

68 2010 Director

Jesse Treu

71 2013 Director

Richard Douglas

65 2016 Independent Director

Martin Joyce

64 2013 Independent Director

Gary Phillips

52 2009 Independent Director

Neal Walker

48 2013 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Todd Brady

Dr. Todd C. Brady is President and Chief Executive Officer Director of Company. From April 2013 to December 2013, Dr. Brady has served as President and Chief Executive Officer since January of 2012 and as a member of our Board of Directors since 2005. Prior to Aldeyra, Dr. Brady served as Entrepreneur in Residence at Domain Associates, LLC, a leading healthcare venture capital firm, where he was a Principal from 2004 to 2013. Dr. Brady currently serves on the Board of Directors of Evoke Pharma, Inc. and Spring Bank Pharmaceuticals, Inc., both of which are publicly traded healthcare companies. Dr. Brady served on the Board of Directors of Oncobiologics, Inc. from 2014 to 2017. Dr. Brady holds a Ph.D. in pathology from Duke University Graduate School, a M.D. from Duke University Medical School, and an A.B. from Dartmouth College in Philosophy and Psychology. Dr. Brady’s extensive knowledge of our business, as well as his years of experience in the biotechnology industry, including executive leadership in several biotechnology companies, contributed to our conclusion that he should serve as a director of our company.

Joshua Reed

Mr. Joshua Reed is Chief Financial Officer of the Company. Mr. Reed has more than 20 years of financial operations, strategy, and investment banking experience. Prior to joining Aldeyra, Mr. Reed served as Vice President and Head of Finance for Bristol-Myers Squibb’s (BMS) United States and Puerto Rico operations, a $12 billion business unit. Prior to that, Mr. Reed held roles of increasing responsibility at BMS, including positions in financial planning and analysis, supply chain finance, operations finance, and mergers and acquisitions. Prior to that, Mr. Reed was the Vice President, Strategic Business Development at JPMorgan Chase, and held investment banking positions at Credit Suisse First Boston, where he focused on mergers and acquisitions. Mr. Reed received a B.S. in Finance from Rutgers University and an M.B.A. with concentrations in Finance and Corporate Strategy from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business.

Stephen Machatha

Dr. Stephen G. Machatha is Senior Vice President - Technical Operations of the company. Machatha joined Aldeyra in 2016 as Vice President of Chemistry Manufacturing and Controls. He has more than 15 years of experience in strategic, technical, and operational leadership of process development, manufacturing, quality assurance, quality control, regulatory affairs, and commercial supply chain strategies. Prior to joining Aldeyra, Dr. Machatha was Director of Chemistry Manufacturing and Controls and Drug Product Development for Synageva Biopharmaceuticals, a biotechnology company acquired for$9.5 billionby Alexion Pharmaceuticals. Dr. Machatha led the Chemistry Manufacturing and Controls teams involved in the development and regulatory filing of KANUMA™ (sebelipase alfa). Prior to his work at Synageva, Dr. Machatha held scientific and product development roles of increasing responsibilities at Cubist Pharmaceuticals (Acquired by Merck & Co.) and CyDex Pharmaceuticals (Acquired by Ligand Pharmaceuticals). Dr. Machatha attended the University of Arizona, where he received a Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences, an M.A. in Organic Chemistry, and a B.Sc. in Chemistry.

David Clark

Dr. David J. Clark M.D., is Chief Medical Officer of the Company. Dr. Clark has served as Chief Medical Officer since January 2016. He has approximately 19 years of global industry experience in both pharmaceutical firms and biotechnology companies based in the United States and Europe. Prior to joining Aldeyra, Dr. Clark served as the Chief Medical Officer of Wilson Therapeutics, a privately-held biotechnology company developing novel pharmaceuticals to treat Wilson Disease, a rare autosomal recessive disorder of copper metabolism, from 2013 to 2015. Prior to that, from September 2011 to February 2013, he served as the Senior Vice President of Translational Medicine of TransTech Pharma, LLC, a privately held pharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of human therapeutics across a wide range of indications in several therapeutic areas, including metabolic, neuroscience, respiratory, ophthalmology and oncology. Previously, he held the role of Chief Medical Officer at NormOxys Inc., a privately held biotechnology company focused on the development of a new class of small molecule drugs for the treatment of oncology, cardiovascular and neuroscience indications. Dr. Clark has also held clinical leadership positions at Pfizer Inc. from 2001 to 2009 and at GlaxoSmithKline plc from 1997 to 2001. Dr. Clark received his medical degree from the University of Edinburgh, trained in internal medicine and conducted respiratory medicine academic research in the UK before moving into pharmaceutical industry research.

David McMullin

Mr. David McMullin is Chief Commercial Officer of the company. he was Senior Vice President - Corporate Development and Strategy of the Company. Mr. McMullin brings extensive experience leading business development, strategic planning, commercial and operational activities in the biopharmaceutical industry. Prior to joining Aldeyra, Mr. McMullin most recently served as the Group Vice President of the$1.4 billionU.S. Internal Medicines franchise at Shire plc where he led sales, marketing, and business operations for the U.S. rare disease and specialty products business. Previously, he was Vice President of the Commercial Center of Excellence at Shire, responsible for commercial operations worldwide. Prior to joining Shire, Mr. McMullin was the Vice President of Global Supply Chain and Strategy at Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics (now part of GlaxoSmithKline plc), where he led a successful operational turnaround followed by an asset swap divestiture between Novartis AG and GlaxoSmithKline plc. He also held management positions in marketing, sales, and corporate strategy at Novartis Pharmaceuticals and Novartis International, divisions of Novartis AG. Mr. McMullin received a Master of Business Administration degree from Harvard University, and a Bachelor of Science degree from Brigham Young University.

Ben Bronstein

Dr. Ben Bronstein, M.D. is an Independent Director of Company.He has served as a member of Board of Directors since 2010, and from 2010 to 2011 served as Chief Executive Officer of Aldeyra Therapeutics, then known as Neuron Systems. Dr. Bronstein is Executive Vice President, Clinical Development at Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc. Previously he was an active advisor and consultant to life science companies. He is a board-certified pathologist and dermatopathologist, with over 20 publications. Dr. Bronstein began his professional career on the staff of the Massachusetts General Hospital and on the faculty of Harvard Medical School. He has spent the past 28 years in entrepreneurial and management roles in life science companies and venture capital firms. Dr. Bronstein has founded or held senior management positions at several venture-backed life science firms, including BioSurface Technology, Inc., a regenerative medicine company; Peptimmune, Inc., an immunotherapeutics company (a spinout from Harvard and MIT); and Vidus Ocular, Inc., a Yale University spinout developing an implantable device for the treatment of glaucoma. Dr. Bronstein has served as Chief Medical Officer of Stealth BioTherapeutics, Inc., as a Visiting Scholar at the Wyss Institute of Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard Medical School and as a founder and Senior Vice President of Access BridgeGap Ventures, the life science investment unit of Access Industries, Inc. Dr. Bronstein serves on the boards of directors of several privately held life science . He is also a member of the Weill Cornell Medical College Faculty Industry Council and the Coulter Oversight Committee at Boston University. Dr. Bronstein received his M.D. and M.B.A. from Boston University.

Jesse Treu

Dr. Jesse I. Treu, Ph.D., is Director of Company. He has served as Board of Directors since June 2013. Dr. Treu was a founding Partner of Domain Associates, L.L.C. and became partner emeritus in 2018. He has been a director of over 35 early-stage healthcare companies. Dr. Treu currently serves as a member of the boards of directors of Sebacia, Inc. and Veracyte, Inc. He has also served as a founder, president and chairman of numerous venture-stage companies. From December 2009 to July 2016, he served as a member of the Board of Directors of Afferent Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biotechnology company subsequently acquired by Merck & Co. He also served as a member of the Board of Directors of RightCare Solutions, Inc. from August 2013 to December 2015. Prior to the formation of Domain Associates, Dr. Treu had twelve years of experience in the healthcare industry. He was Vice President of the predecessor organization to The Wilkerson Group and its venture capital arm, CW Ventures. While at CW Ventures, he served as President and CEO of Microsonics, Inc., a pioneer in computer image processing for cardiology. Previous to that, Dr. Treu led new product development and marketing planning for immunoassay and histopathology products at Technicon Instruments Corporation, which is now part of Siemens Medical Solutions Diagnostics. Dr. Treu began his career with General Electric Company in 1973, initially as a research scientist developing thin film optical sensors for immunoassay testing, and later serving on the corporate staff with responsibility for technology assessment and strategic planning. Dr. Treu received his B.S. in Physics from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and his M.A. and Ph.D. in physics from Princeton University. Dr. Treu’s extensive knowledge of our business and history, experience as a board member of multiple publicly-traded and privately-held companies and expertise in developing and financing contributed to our conclusion that he should serve as a director of our company.

Richard Douglas

Dr. Richard H. Douglas, Ph.D. is a Independent Director of the Company. Dr. Douglas has served on Board of Directors since September 2016. Dr. Douglas is the former Senior Vice President, Corporate Development of Genzyme Corporation. Since 2011, Dr. Douglas has been an independent consultant and advisor at Red Sky Partners LLC. From 1989 to 2011, he led Genzyme Corporation’s Corporate Development team, and was involved in numerous acquisitions, licenses, financings, joint ventures, and strategic alliances. From 1982 until its merger with Genzyme Corporation in 1989 (now Sanofi Genzyme), Dr. Douglas served in science and corporate development capacities at Integrated Genetics. Currently, Dr. Douglas is on the Board of Directors of Novavax, Inc., a publicly-traded clinical-stage vaccine company, and MaxCyte Inc., a U.S. based global cell engineering and immune oncology company, and he also serves on the University of Michigan Technology Transfer National Advisory Board. Dr. Douglas received a B.S. in chemistry from the University of Michigan and a Ph.D. in biochemistry from the University of California, Berkeley, and he was a postdoctoral fellow in Leroy Hood’s laboratory at the California Institute of Technology. Dr. Douglas’ extensive knowledge of our business, experience as a board member of a publicly-traded biotechnology company, substantial scientific background, and expertise in developing, financing and providing strong executive leadership within the pharmaceutical industry contributed to our conclusion that he should serve as a director of our company.

Martin Joyce

Mr. Martin J. Joyce is an Independent Director of Company. Martin J. Joyce has served as member of our Board of Directors since October 2013. Mr. Joyce’s professional background includes leadership roles in public and private, medical device, biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies. He has experience in public equity financings, business development, SEC reporting, strategic planning, mergers, acquisitions, investor relations and biotechnology operations. Since 2012, Mr. Joyce has served as a consultant to the life science industry assisting biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies in strategic planning, fund raising and operations. From March 2011 to July 2012, Mr. Joyce was Chief Financial Officer at Lucid Inc., an early stage skin cancer diagnostic company. Previously, Mr. Joyce served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of BioSphere Medical from January 2006 through September 2010. He served as BioSphere’s Chief Financial Officer and Vice President from September 2004 to January 2006. From January 2001 to September 2004, Mr. Joyce served as Managing Partner of Stratex Group LLC, a provider of biopharmaceutical executive services to early-stage companies and venture investors. From 1996 to January 2001, Mr. Joyce was North American Chief Financial Officer for Serono Inc. a biotechnology company. From April 1987 to 1996, Mr. Joyce held a variety of senior level positions within Serono in finance, sales, marketing and manufacturing. Mr. Joyce was previously employed at Millipore Corporation, a high technology bioscience company. Mr. Joyce received a B.S. in finance from Northeastern University and a M.B.A. from Suffolk University, Boston, Massachusetts. Mr. Joyce’s extensive knowledge of our business and history, experience in multiple publicly-traded and privately-held companies, and expertise in developing, financing and providing strong executive leadership to numerous biopharmaceutical companies contributed to our conclusion that he should serve as a director of our company.

Gary Phillips

Dr. Gary Phillips, M.D., is an Independent Director of Company. Gary Phillips, M.Dhas served as President and Chief Executive Officer at OrphoMed, Inc. since April 2018 and has been a member of our Board of Directors since May 2009. He served as Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer at Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals plc from 2013 to 2018. He was President of Reckitt Benckiser Pharmaceuticals, Inc. from 2011 to 2012. He served as President of U.S. Surgical and Pharmaceuticals at Bausch & Lomb Incorporated from 2002 to 2008. Dr. Phillips has also held executive roles at Merck Serono SA from 2008 to 2011, Novartis Corporation from 2000 to 2002, and Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (now Pfizer, Inc.) from 1999 to 2000. He was most recently Head of Global Health & Healthcare Industries at the World Economic Forum in Geneva from January 2012 to September 2013. Dr. Phillips was also healthcare strategy managing consultant at Towers Perrin from 1997 to 1999, and practiced as a general medicine clinician/officer in the US Navy, from which he was honorably discharged as a lieutenant commander. Dr. Phillips was educated at the University of Pennsylvania, where he received an M.D. (Alpha Omega Alpha) from the School of Medicine in 1992, an MBA from the Wharton School in 1991, and B.A. (summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa) in biochemistry from the College of Arts and Sciences in 1987. He completed postgraduate medical education at Naval Medical Center San Diego and maintains an active medical license. Dr. Phillips’ extensive knowledge of our business and history, and his experience in pharmaceutical strategy at multiple multinational companies, contributed to our conclusion that he should serve as a director of our company.

Neal Walker

Dr. Walker is the Independent Directors since June 2013. Dr. Walker is the President and Chief Executive Officer and a director at Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc., a publicly-traded dermatological drug development company. Prior to founding Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc. in 2012, he was co-founder, President and CEO of Vicept Therapeutics, Inc. (acquired by Allergan, Inc.) from 2009 to 2012. Dr. Walker has co-founded and led a number of life science companies: Octagon Research Solutions, Inc., a software and services provider to biopharmaceutical companies (acquired by Accenture plc); Trigenesis Therapeutics, Inc., a specialty dermatology company where he served as Chief Medical Officer (acquired by Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd); Cutix Inc., a commercial dermatology company that markets PreSun®, a sunscreen brand acquired from Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. He began his pharmaceutical industry career at Johnson and Johnson, Inc. Dr. Walker currently is on the Board of Directors of Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc., Sebacia, Inc. and Follica, Inc. (Executive Chairman). Dr. Walker received his MBA from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, his D.O. from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and a B.A. in Biology from Lehigh University. He is a board certified dermatologist. Dr. Walker’s experience as a chief executive officer in the biopharmaceutical industry, strong background in clinical and product development in dermatology and other fields, and substantial knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry contributed to our conclusion that he should serve as a director of company.

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