People: CASI Pharmaceuticals Inc (CASI.OQ)
18 Apr 2019
Dr. Wei-Wu He, Ph.D., is Executive Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Dr. He has served as Executive Chairman of the Company since February 23, 2018. Dr. He served as Chairman of the Company from May 2013 to February 23, 2018, and as Executive Chairman from February 2012 to May 2013. Dr. He has served as the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of OriGene Technologies, Inc. since 1995. He also is the founder and General Partner of Emerging Technology Partners, LLC, a life sciences focused venture fund established in 2000. Dr. He has been involved in founding or funding over 20 biotech companies throughout his career, some of which went on to be acquired by significantly larger firms. In the earlier part of his career, Dr. He was one of the first few scientists at Human Genome Sciences, and prior to that, was a research fellow at Massachusetts General Hospital and Mayo Clinic. Dr. He is an author to more than 25 research publications and inventor of over 30 issued patents. Dr. He received his Ph.D. from Baylor College of Medicine and MBA from The Wharton School of University of Pennsylvania. We believe that as a seasoned leader in the biotechnology industry and demonstrated financing and business acumen in both the United States and China, Dr. He adds valuable insight and expertise to the Board of Directors. Dr. He’s knowledge of the drug development process provides valuable insight to the Company. His leadership skills, strategic analysis, industry knowledge and substantial experience in the biotech sector give him the qualifications and skills to serve as a director and the Executive Chairman of the Company.
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|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||121,000|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||121,000|