People: Neuralstem Inc (CUR)

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22 Aug 2014
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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Karl Johe

53 1996 Chairman of the Board, Chief Scientific Officer

I. Richard Garr

61 2012 President, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer, General Counsel, Director

Sandford Smith

67 2014 Director

Scott Ogilvie

58 2008 Independent Director

William Oldaker

72 2007 Independent Director

Catherine Sohn

61 2014 Independent Director

Stanley Westreich

75 2011 Independent Director

David Castaneda

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Biographies

Name Description

Karl Johe

Dr. Karl Johe, Ph.D., is Chairman of the Board and Chief Scientific Officer of Neuralstem, Inc., since 1996. Dr. Johe has over 15 years of research and laboratory experience. Dr. Johe is the sole inventor of Neuralstem’s stem cell patents and is responsible for the strategic planning and development of our therapeutic products. Dr. Johe received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Chemistry and a Master’s Degree from the University of Kansas. Dr. Johe received his doctorate from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. From 1993 to January 1997, Dr. Johe served as a Staff Scientist at the Laboratory of Molecular Biology of the National Institute of Neurological Disease and Stroke in Bethesda, Maryland. While holding this position, Dr. Johe conducted research on the isolation of neural stem cells, the elucidation of mechanisms directing cell type specification of central nervous system stem cells and the establishment of an in vitro model of mammalian neurogenesis.

I. Richard Garr

Mr. I. Richard Garr, J.D., is President, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer, General Counsel, Director of Neuralstem, Inc. Mr. Garr was previously an attorney with Beli, Weil & Jacobs, the B&G Companies, and Circle Management Companies. Mr. Garr is a graduate of Drew University (1976) and the Columbus School of Law, The Catholic University of America (1979). Additionally, he was a founder and current board member of the First Star Foundation, a children’s charity focused on abused children’s issues; a founder of The Starlight Foundation Mid Atlantic chapter, which focuses on helping seriously ill children; and is a past Honorary Chairman of the Brain Tumor Society.

Sandford Smith

Mr. Sandford Drexel Smith is Director of Neuralstem Inc. Mr. Smith is the former President, International Group, and Executive Vice President of Genzyme Corporation. He also served on Genzyme's Executive Committee, where he reported directly to the Chairman and CEO. As President of the International Group, Mr. Smith opened markets in China, Latin America, India, Russia and Eastern Europe, establishing more than 45 offices worldwide, and was responsible for the launch of 12 new products in diverse therapeutic areas. Mr. Smith currently serves as a director of two publicly traded companies: Aegerion Pharmaceuticals and CytoKinetics, and is a former Vice Chairman of the Board and Lead Independent Director at Ariad Pharmaceuticals. Mr. Smith is on the President's Advisory Board of Brigham & Women's Hospital, a teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School. He is the founder of the Smith Scholars, a medical residency program for physicians from resource-poor nations. Mr. Smith is also a Managing Director of Tullis Health Investors, a healthcare venture capital firm. He holds a B.Sc. degree from the University of Denver.

Scott Ogilvie

Mr. Scott V. Ogilvie is Independent Director of Neuralstem, Inc. Mr. Ogilvie is currently the President of AFIN International, Inc., a private equity/business advisory firm, which he founded in 2006. Additionally, Mr. Ogilvie has served as a partner of Wirthlin Worldwide International, a private strategic advisory and M&A firm, since September 2011. Prior to December 31, 2009, he was CEO of Gulf Enterprises International, Ltd, a company that brings strategic partners, expertise and investment capital to the Middle East and North Africa. He held this position since August 2006. Mr. Ogilvie previously served as Chief Operating Officer of CIC Group, Inc., an investment manager, a position he held from 2001 to 2007. He began his career as a corporate and securities lawyer with Hill, Farrer & Burrill, and has extensive public and private corporate management and board experience in finance, real estate, and technology companies. During the past 5 years, Mr. Ogilvie has served on the board of directors of Innovative Card Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:INVC), Preferred Voice Inc, (OTCBD:PRFV), GenSpera, Inc. (OTCBB: GNSZ) and Research Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB:RSSS).

William Oldaker

Mr. William Oldaker is Independent Director of Neuralstem, Inc., since April 12, 2007. Mr. Oldaker is a founder and partner in the Washington, D.C. law firm of Oldaker Group LLC. Prior to founding the firm in 1993, Mr. Oldaker was a partner in the Washington office of the law firm of Manatt, Phelps and Phillips from 1987 to 1993. In 2004, Mr. Oldaker was a founder of Washington First Bank in Washington, D.C. and serves as a member of the board of directors. He previously served as a director of Century National Bank, from 1982 until its acquisition in 2001. Mr. Oldaker was appointed by President Clinton to serve as a commissioner on the National Bioethics Advisory Commission, a post he held until 2001. He is a member of the Colorado, D.C. and Iowa Bar Associations, the Bar Association for the Court of Appeals, D.C., and the Bar of the United States Supreme Court. He is also a partner in The National Group, a consulting firm.

Catherine Sohn

Dr. Catherine Angell Sohn is Independent Director of Neuralstem Inc. Dr. Sohn is the founder of Sohn Health Strategies, where since 2010 she has consulted to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, and consumer healthcare companies in the areas of business strategy, business development and strategic product development. From 1982 to 2010, she was with GlaxoSmithKline plc, a pharmaceutical company (and with SmithKline Beecham plc before its merger with GlaxoWellcome plc), where she served most recently as Senior Vice President, Worldwide Business Development and Strategic Alliances in the GSK Consumer Healthcare division, and before that, she held a series of positions in Medical Affairs, Pharmaceutical Business Development, U.S. Product Marketing, and global strategic product development in the pharmaceutical division. Dr. Sohn started her career as Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacy at the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, where she currently holds the position of Dean’s Professor. Dr. Sohn is currently an independent director on the board of directors of Jazz Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: JAZZ) and Landec Corp (NASDAQ: LNDC).

Stanley Westreich

Mr. Stanley I. Westreich is Independent Director of Neuralstem Inc., since February 15, 2011. Mr. Westreich is the manager of Westreich Services, LLC, a private investment and advisory firm which he founded in 2005. Prior to founding Westreich Services, LLC, Mr. Westreich was President of Westfield Realty, Inc., a real estate development and construction company, from 1965 to 2005. From July 26, 1994 to May 2010 he served as a director of Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE: COF) and also served as a director of Capital One Bank (USA), National Association. He served as a member of the Capital One Financial Corporation Compensation Committee from March 1995 through February 2010 and was its Chairman from March 1995 through April 2005. He has also served on the Capital One Financial Corporation Finance and Trust Oversight Committee from April 2004 to May of 2010.

David Castaneda

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Karl Johe

2,965,060

I. Richard Garr

1,064,200

Sandford Smith

--

Scott Ogilvie

--

William Oldaker

--

Catherine Sohn

--

Stanley Westreich

--

David Castaneda

--
As Of 30 Dec 2013

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