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Agios Pharmaceuticals Inc (AGIO.OQ)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

David Schenkein

59 2013 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

Andrew Hirsch

46 2016 Chief Financial Officer

Scott Biller

61 2010 Chief Scientific Officer

Christopher Bowden

56 2014 Chief Medical Officer

Steven Hoerter

46 2016 Chief Commercial Officer

Lewis Cantley

68 2007 Director

David Scadden

2017 Director

Paul Clancy

55 2013 Independent Director

Ian Clark

56 2016 Independent Director

Kaye Foster-Cheek

57 2014 Independent Director

Maykin Ho

64 2015 Independent Director

John Maraganore

54 2011 Independent Director

Kendra Adams

2017 Senior Director, Investor & Public Relations

Biographies

Name Description

David Schenkein

Dr. David P. Schenkein, M.D., is President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of Agios Pharmaceuticals Inc. Dr. Schenkein has been a hematologist and medical oncologist for more than 20 years. He currently serves as an adjunct attending physician in hematology at Tufts Medical Center. Prior to joining Agios, from March 2006 to July 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), where he was responsible for numerous successful oncology drug approvals and leading the medical and scientific strategies for its BioOncology 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 Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (a wholly-owned subsidiary of Takeda Pharmaceuticals Company Limited), a biopharmaceutical company, 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 Foundation Medicine, Inc. and bluebird bio, Inc., both public biotechnology companies, and of Denali Therapeutics Inc., a private 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.

Andrew Hirsch

Mr. Andrew Hirsch is Chief Financial Officer of the Company. Mr. Hirsch 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. From 2002 to 2011 Mr. Hirsch held roles of increasing responsibility at Biogen Idec, a biotechnology company, including vice president of Corporate Strategy and M&A and program executive for the Tecfidera development team. He holds a Masters of Business Administration from the Tuck School at Dartmouth College and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania.

Scott Biller

Dr. Scott Biller Ph.D., is Chief Scientific Officer of Agios Pharmaceuticals, Inc. He 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, or BMS, a global biopharmaceutical company, and executive director of drug discovery chemistry for the Bristol-Myers Squibb 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, 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 has more than 18 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 Bristol-Myers Squibb. 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 in Philadelphia 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.

Steven Hoerter

Mr. Steven L. Hoerter is Chief Commercial Officer of the Company. He joined Agios as chief commercial officer in February 2016. He has more than 20 years of global pharmaceutical and biotechnology experience, most recently having served, from August 2011 to February 2016, as executive vice president and chief commercial officer at Clovis Oncology, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company. There, Mr. Hoerter built and led the global commercial organization that developed go-to-market strategies for two oncology therapies. Before joining Clovis in August 2011, he was general manager and management center head at Roche Group for the Sub-Saharan Africa and Indian Ocean Region.

Lewis Cantley

Dr. Lewis C. Cantley, Ph.D., is Director of Agios Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Dr. Cantley has served as a director of the Cancer Center at Weill Cornell Medical College and New York-Presbyterian Hospital since October 2012. Prior to that, from 1992 to 2012, Dr. Cantley was a professor of systems biology at Harvard Medical School and chief of the division of Signal Transduction at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, a major teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School in Boston. From 2007 to 2012, Dr. Cantley also served as director of the Cancer Center at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Dr. Cantley is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the National Academy of Sciences, and serves on the editorial boards of the journals Cell and the Journal of Cell Biology. He currently serves on the board of directors of the American Association of Cancer Research and Hope Foundation for Cancer Research, non-profit organizations that promote cancer research. Dr. Cantley is the recipient of the 2005 Pezcoller Foundation-American Association for Cancer Research International Award for Cancer Research, for his leadership in the field of signal transduction, including the discovery of the phosphatidylinositol-3-kinase (PI3K) signaling pathway. Dr. Cantley received his B.S. in chemistry from West Virginia Wesleyan College, and obtained a Ph.D. in biophysical chemistry from Cornell University.

David Scadden

Dr. David Scadden is Director of the company. He is a hematologist/oncologist and an expert on the medical application of stem cell biology with a particular emphasis on its use in the settings of cancer and AIDS. 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. Dr. Scadden co-founded and co-directs the Harvard Stem Cell Institute, and is Chairman and Professor of the Harvard University Department of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology. He is a member of the Board of External Experts for the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, is an associate member of the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT and is a former member of the Board of Scientific Counselors for the National Cancer Institute and Board of Directors of the International Society for Stem Cell Research. Dr. Scadden serves on multiple editorial boards and scientific advisory boards, and is a scientific founder of Fate Therapeutics, a public biotechnology company, and Magenta Therapeutics, a private biotechnology company. He is the recipient of numerous honors including membership in the National Academy of Medicine, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and awards from the American Society of Hematology, the Doris Duke Charitable Trust, the Ellison Medical Foundation, the Burroughs Welcome Fund, and the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Dr. Scadden holds degrees from Bucknell University, Case Western Reserve University and honorary degrees from Harvard University, Bucknell University and Lund University in Sweden.

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 the executive vice president and chief financial officer at Biogen Inc. (formerly Biogen Idec), a publicly-traded biopharmaceutical company, since August 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, Mr. Clancy was the vice president of portfolio management at Biogen Inc. He joined Biogen Inc. in 2001 as vice president of U.S. marketing. Before Biogen Inc., 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 of Incyte Corporation. Mr. Clancy has an MBA from Columbia Business School in New York City and received his B.S. in business administration from Babson College in Wellesley, MA.

Ian Clark

Mr. Ian T. Clark is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Clark has more than 30 years of experience in the biotechnology industry. Most recently, he was Chief Executive Officer and head of North American Commercial Operations of Genentech, Inc., a member of the Roche Group, a position he held since 2010. 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, BioOncology. 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 served as general manager of Novartis Canada, overseeing all of the company’s country operations. Before assuming his post in Canada, Mr. Clark served as Chief Operating Officer for Novartis United Kingdom. Prior to joining Novartis in 1999, Mr. Clark worked in vice presidential roles in sales and marketing for Sanofi (Aventis) and Ivax in the United Kingdom, France and Eastern Europe. Mr. Clark is a member of the boards of directors of Shire plc and Corvus Pharmaceuticals, Inc., both publicly traded biopharmaceutical companies, TerraVia Holdings, Inc., a publicly-traded renewable and bioproducts company, and the Gladstone Foundation, an independent, nonprofit life science research organization. In addition, Mr. Clark serves on the executive committee of the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) Industry Association, is chair of the advisory committee for the Institute of Life Sciences at Southampton University in the United Kingdom, and is a member of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco’s Economic Advisory Council and the Technology Network Executive Council. Mr. Clark received a Bachelor of Science degree in biological sciences from Southampton University in the United Kingdom.

Kaye Foster-Cheek

Ms. Kaye I. Foster-Cheek is Independent Director of the Company. Ms. Foster has more than 25 years of experience in human resources in the pharmaceutical industry and is the former senior vice president, global human resources at Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc., an Amgen subsidiary and a biopharmaceutical company. 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, 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 Stanford Health Care, a hospital and healthcare system, and also serves on the boards of Spelman College, Glide Memorial Church and Girls for a Change. She earned her undergraduate degree at Baruch College of the City University of New York and received her MBA from Columbia University, Graduate School of Business.

Maykin Ho

Dr. Maykin Ho, Ph.D. is Independent Director of the Company. Dr. Ho has more than 30 years of experience in the healthcare and finance industries. She is a retired partner of the Goldman Sachs Group where she served as senior biotechnology analyst, co-head of healthcare for global investment research and advisory director for healthcare investment banking. Previously, Dr. Ho held various managerial positions in licensing, strategic planning, marketing and research at DuPont-Merck Pharmaceuticals and DuPont de Nemours & Company. She is a member of the board of directors and chair of the audit committee for the Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center, a non-profit organization in New York, and serves on the board of directors of PAREXEL International, a publicly-traded multinational life sciences consulting firm. She also served on the investment committee of the Society of Neuroscience. Dr. Ho 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. She received a Ph.D. in microbiology and immunology and a B.S. from the State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center.

John Maraganore

Dr. John M. Maraganore, Ph.D., is Independent Director of the Board of Agios Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Dr. Maraganore has served as the chief executive officer and as a director of Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a publicly-traded biopharmaceutical company. From December 2002 to December 2007, Dr. Maraganore served as president of Alnylam. From April 2000 to December 2002, Dr. Maraganore served as senior vice president, strategic product development with Millennium Pharmaceuticals. 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 is a director of bluebird bio, Inc., a publicly-traded biopharmaceutical company, and Tempero Pharmaceuticals, a majority-owned subsidiary and affiliate of GlaxoSmithKline. 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 a member of the Immunology Advisory Council of Harvard Medical School and a member of the board of directors of the Biotechnology Industry 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.

Kendra Adams

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

David Schenkein

3,500,780

Andrew Hirsch

5,237,560

Scott Biller

1,739,860

Christopher Bowden

1,765,620

Steven Hoerter

4,037,880

Lewis Cantley

282,962

David Scadden

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Paul Clancy

319,192

Ian Clark

457,767

Kaye Foster-Cheek

321,192

Maykin Ho

284,837

John Maraganore

302,337

Kendra Adams

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As Of  30 Dec 2016