People: Cara Therapeutics Inc (CARA.OQ)
23 Aug 2019
Dr. Derek Chalmers, Ph.D. serves as a President, Chief Executive Officer and a Director at Cara Therapeutics, Inc. Dr. Chalmers has over 25 years’ experience in the biotechnology industry with increasing levels of corporate and business responsibilities. Prior to founding Cara, Dr. Chalmers co-founded Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ARNA), a drug discovery and development company, and served as its Vice President and Executive Director from June 1997 until May 2004. Dr. Chalmers holds a D.Sc. and Ph.D. in Pharmacology from the University of Glasgow. Dr. Chalmers’ qualifications to sit on our Board of Directors include his leadership, executive, managerial and business experience, historical knowledge of our company and his background and experience in the biotechnology industry, including having been a founder of a prior biotechnology company.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||780,624|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||2,008,420|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||2,789,050|