People: Gilead Sciences Inc (GILD.O)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

John Martin

63 2008 Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer

John Milligan

54 2008 President, Chief Operating Officer

Robin Washington

52 2014 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

Norbert Bischofberger

59 2007 Executive Vice President - Research and Development, Chief Scientific Officer

Gregg Alton

49 2009 Executive Vice President - Corporate and Medical Affairs

Paul Carter

54 2014 Executive Vice President - Commercial Operations

Andrew Cheng

2015 Executive Vice President - HIV Therapeutics and Development Operations

Taiyin Yang

60 2015 Executive Vice President - Pharmaceutical Development and Manufacturing

John Cogan

67 2013 Lead Independent Director

Etienne Davignon

82 1990 Independent Director

Carla Hills

81 2007 Independent Director

Kevin Lofton

60 2009 Independent Director

John Madigan

77 2005 Independent Director

Nicholas Moore

73 2004 Independent Director

Richard Whitley

69 2008 Independent Director

Gayle Wilson

72 2001 Independent Director

Per Wold-Olsen

67 2010 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

John Martin

Dr. John C. Martin, Ph.D., is Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of Gilead Sciences Inc. He was appointed as Chairman of Gilead’s Board in 2008 and has served as Gilead’s Chief Executive Officer and member of Gilead’s Board of Directors since April 1996. Prior to joining Gilead, Dr. Martin held several leadership positions at Bristol-Myers Squibb Company and Syntex Corporation. Dr. Martin holds a Ph.D. in organic chemistry from the University of Chicago and an MBA in marketing from Golden Gate University. He has received the Isbell Award from the American Chemical Society and the Gertrude B. Elion Award for Scientific Excellence from the International Society for Antiviral Research. In 2008, Dr. Martin was inducted into the National Academy of Engineering of the National Academies.

John Milligan

Dr. John F. Milligan, Ph.D., is President, Chief Operating Officer of Gilead Sciences Inc. Dr. Milligan joined Gilead in 1990 as a Research Scientist, and in 1996, he became Director of Project Management and Project Team Leader for Gilead’s collaboration with Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd on Tamiflu®. In 2002, Dr. Milligan was appointed Chief Financial Officer. He was promoted to Chief Operating Officer in 2007 and President in 2008. Dr. Milligan is a member of the board of Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), the largest biotechnology industry organization, and a Trustee of Ohio Wesleyan University. Dr. Milligan received his B.A. in chemistry from Ohio Wesleyan University and his Ph.D. in biochemistry from the University of Illinois and was an American Cancer Society postdoctoral fellow at the University of California at San Francisco.

Robin Washington

Ms. Robin L. Washington is Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of Gilead Sciences, Inc. Ms. Washington joined us in 2008 and oversees our finance, information technology and investor relations organizations. Prior to joining Gilead, Ms. Washington was Chief Financial Officer at Hyperion Solutions, which was acquired by Oracle Corporation in March 2007. She previously served in a number of executive positions with PeopleSoft, most recently in the role of Senior Vice President and Corporate Controller. Ms. Washington is a member of the Board of Directors of Honeywell International, the Board of Directors of Salesforce.com and the Board of Visitors, Graziadio School of Business and Management, Pepperdine University. She is a certified public accountant and holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Michigan and an MBA from Pepperdine University.

Norbert Bischofberger

Dr. Norbert W. Bischofberger, Ph.D., is Executive Vice President of Research and Development, Chief Scientific Officer of Gilead Sciences Inc. Dr. Bischofberger joined Gilead in 1990 and has served as Executive Vice President, Research and Development since 2000 and Chief Scientific Officer since 2007. Prior to joining Gilead, Dr. Bischofberger was a Senior Scientist in Genentech, Inc.’s DNA Synthesis group from 1986 to 1990. He received his Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry at the Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule (ETH) in Zurich, Switzerland and performed postdoctoral research in steroid chemistry at Syntex. He also performed additional research in organic chemistry and applied enzymology in Professor George Whiteside’s lab at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Gregg Alton

Mr. Gregg H. Alton is Executive Vice President - Corporate and Medical Affairs of Gilead Sciences Inc. Mr. Alton joined us in 1999, and served as General Counsel from 2000 to 2009, when he was appointed to his current position. In his current role, Mr. Alton is responsible for legal affairs, government affairs, medical affairs, public affairs and emerging market activities. Prior to joining Gilead, Mr. Alton was an attorney at the law firm of Cooley Godward, LLP, where he specialized in mergers and acquisitions, corporate partnerships and corporate finance transactions for healthcare and information technology companies. Mr. Alton is a member of the boards of the AIDS Institute, BayBio, a San Francisco Bay Area life sciences industry organization, the Boys and Girls Clubs of Oakland and Celladon Corporation. He is also a member of the U.S. Government’s Industry Trade Advisory Committee on Intellectual Property Rights, the advisory board of UCSF Global Health Sciences and the Dean’s Advisory Council at Stanford Law School. Mr. Alton received a bachelor’s degree in legal studies from the University of California at Berkeley, and holds a JD from Stanford University.

Paul Carter

Mr. Paul R. Carter is the Executive Vice President - Commercial Operations of Gilead Sciences, Inc. Mr. Carter joined us in 2006 and served as Senior Vice President of Gilead’s European commercial organization until 2014, when he was promoted to his current role. During that time, he managed the company’s expansion across Europe and into Asia. In his current role, Mr. Carter is responsible for worldwide commercial operations. Prior to joining us, Mr. Carter spent 15 years in the pharmaceutical industry with GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and its legacy companies. During his time with GSK, Mr. Carter gained increasing levels of senior experience as General Manager in Europe and later as a Regional Head of the International business in Asia. Mr. Carter holds a degree in Business Studies from the Ealing School of Business and Management (now merged into University of West London) and is a Fellow of the United Kingdom’s Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.

Andrew Cheng

Dr. Andrew Cheng, MD, Ph.D., is Executive Vice President - HIV Therapeutics and Development Operations of the Company. Dr. Cheng joined Gilead in 1999. He has led clinical development activities for the company's development-stage programs in HIV/AIDS. In 2009, he was appointed Senior Vice President, HIV Therapeutics and Development Operations, assuming additional responsibility for biometrics, clinical operations, clinical pharmacology, drug safety and public health, project management and regulatory affairs. Prior to joining Gilead, Dr. Cheng trained in internal medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles. He received his medical degree and Ph.D. in Cellular and Molecular Biology from Columbia University and his undergraduate degree from the Johns Hopkins University.

Taiyin Yang

Dr. Taiyin Yang is Executive Vice President - Pharmaceutical Development and Manufacturing of the Company. Dr. Yang joined in 1993 as Director of Analytical Chemistry and was promoted to Senior Director of Analytical and Quality Operations in 1997, and Vice President of Pharmaceutical Development and Manufacturing in 2000. She was promoted to her current role in 2005, where she is responsible for managing the chemistry, manufacturing and control operations encompassing chemical development, formulation and process development of active pharmaceutical ingredients for our commercial and investigational products. Prior to joining, Dr. Yang was Director of Analytical Chemistry at Syntex Corporation. Dr. Yang is a member of the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists, a member of the American Chemical Society and a member of the Drug Information Association. Dr. Yang received her B.S. in Chemistry from National Taiwan University and her Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from the University of Southern California.

John Cogan

Dr. John F. Cogan,Jr., Ph.d., is Lead Independent Director of Gilead Sciences Inc. Dr. Cogan is currently the Leonard and Shirley Ely Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution and a Professor in the Public Policy Program at Stanford University, where he has had a continuing appointment since 1980. Dr. Cogan’s current research is focused on U.S. budget and fiscal policy, social security and healthcare. Dr. Cogan has held a number of positions in the U.S. government, including Assistant Secretary for Policy in the U.S. Department of Labor and Associate Director and Deputy Director in the U.S. Office of Management and Budget. Dr. Cogan is a trustee of the Charles Schwab Family of Funds and a director of Venture Lending and Leasing Funds.

Etienne Davignon

Viscount Etienne F. Davignon is Independent Director of Gilead Sciences Inc. He is currently Minister of State for Belgium and serves as Chairman of Recticel, CMB, SN Air Holding and Genfina. Previously, he served as Chairman of Société Générale de Belgique, a diversified financial and industrial company. Mr. Davignon has served as the European Community’s (“EC”) Commissioner for Industry and International Markets and as the EC’s Vice President for Research, Industry and Energy Policies. He served as Chairman of Recticel, CMB, SN Air Holding and Genfina and previously serving as Chairman of Société Générale de Belgique. International background and significant policy-making and government experience, including serving as the Minister of State and previously serving as the EC’s Commissioner for Industry and International Markets and as the EC’s Vice President for Research, Industry and Energy Policies. Breadth of knowledge about Gilead’s business as a result of service on Gilead’s Board since 1990.

Carla Hills

Ambassador Carla A. Hills is Independent Director of Gilead Sciences Inc. Since 1993, she has served as the Chair and Chief Executive Officer of Hills & Company, a firm providing advice to U.S. businesses on investment, trade and risk assessment issues outside the United States. Mrs. Hills serves on the international advisory board of J.P. Morgan Chase. She is Co-Chair of the Council on Foreign Relations, Chair of the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations and Co-Chair of the Inter-American Dialogue and of the International Advisory Board of the Center for Strategic and International Studies. Mrs. Hills is also a member of the Executive Committee of the Peterson Institute for International Economics and of the Trilateral Commission. Mrs. Hills served as U.S. Trade Representative from 1989 to 1993, and was principal advisor on international trade to President George H. W. Bush. Under President Gerald R. Ford, she served as Secretary of Housing and Urban Development.

Kevin Lofton

Mr. Kevin E. Lofton is Independent Director of Gilead Sciences, Inc. He is currently, and has been since 2003, the Chief Executive Officer of Catholic Health Initiatives. Headquartered in Denver, the healthcare system has revenues of over $15 billion and operates the full continuum of services from hospitals to home health agencies throughout the nation. He previously served as Chief Executive Officer of two university hospitals, the University of Alabama at Birmingham Hospital and Howard University Hospital in Washington, D.C. In 2007, Mr. Lofton served as Chairman of the Board of the American Hospital Association, the nation’s largest hospital trade association. Mr. Lofton also serves on the Board of Directors of Rite Aid Corporation, Conifer Health Solutions LLC, a privately held revenue cycle management company in Dallas, and the Catholic Health Association.

John Madigan

Mr. John W. Madigan is Independent Director of Gilead Sciences Inc. He is the retired Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Tribune Company and a director and former Chairman of the Robert R. McCormick Foundation. Mr. Madigan is also a former member of the Defense Business Board of the Department of Defense, a former advisor to Madison Dearborn Partners and a director and former Chairman of The Chicago Council on Global Affairs. He previously served as a director of AT&T Wireless, Morgan Stanley and Boise Cascade LLC. He serves as a trustee of Northwestern University and Rush University Medical Center. Mr. Madigan is a member and former Chairman of The Commercial Club of Chicago and a director of New Schools for Chicago.

Nicholas Moore

Mr. Nicholas G. Moore is Independent Director of Gilead Sciences Inc. Mr. Moore is the retired global Chairman of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, a professional services firm formed in July 1998 by the merger of Coopers & Lybrand and Price Waterhouse. Prior to the merger, Mr. Moore was elected Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Coopers & Lybrand (U.S.) in 1994 and Coopers & Lybrand International in 1997. Mr. Moore is a director of Bechtel Group, Inc. He recently served as director of NetApp, Inc., Wells Fargo, N.A. and E2 Open. He has also served as Chairman of the Board of Trustees of St. Mary’s College of California. Mr. Moore is an inactive member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the California Bar Association and the California and New York Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Richard Whitley

Dr. Richard James Whitley, M.D., is Independent Director of Gilead Sciences Inc. He is a Distinguished Professor, Loeb Scholar Chair in Pediatrics; Director, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases; Vice-Chair, Department of Pediatrics; Senior Scientist, Department of Gene Therapy; Senior Scientist, Cancer Research and Training Center; Associate Director for Clinical Studies, Center for AIDS Research; and Co-Director, Center for Emerging Infections and Emergency Preparedness (CEIEP) for the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Dr. Whitley has held responsibility for the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Collaborative Antiviral Study Group, is a past President of the International Society of Antiviral Research, chairs the Board of Scientific Counselors for the National Center for Infectious Diseases of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and is President of the Board of the Infectious Disease Society of America.

Gayle Wilson

Mrs. Gayle E. Wilson is Independent Director of Gilead Sciences Inc. Mrs. Wilson served as California’s First Lady from 1991 to 1999. Mrs. Wilson is a member of the board of directors of the Ralph M. Parsons Foundation, a non-profit organization that provides grants for higher education, social impact, civic, cultural issues and health issues. She is also the Chair Emeritus of the Advisory Board of the California State Summer School for Math and Science and a member of the board of trustees of the California Institute of Technology.

Per Wold-Olsen

Mr. Per Wold-Olsen is an Independent Director of Gilead Sciences Inc. From 2005 to 2006, he served as President of the Human Health Intercontinental Division of Merck & Co., Inc., a global pharmaceutical company. From 1997 until 2005, he served as President of Human Health Europe, Middle East/Africa and Worldwide Human Health Marketing for Merck. Mr. Wold-Olsen is currently Chairman of the Board of GN Store Nord A/S. He also serves as a director of Exiqon A/S and Novo A/S. Mr. Wold-Olsen is Vice Chair of the Board of the Medicines for Malaria Venture, a non-profit initiative dedicated to the discovery, development and delivery of new medicines for the treatment of malaria. Mr. Wold-Olsen previously served as a director of PharmaNet Development Group, Inc. and H. Lundbeck A/S.

Basic Compensation

Options Compensation

Name Options Value

John Martin

6,717,868 324,682,100

John Milligan

2,009,008 104,162,400

Robin Washington

199,148 12,575,900

Norbert Bischofberger

1,975,000 77,498,500

Gregg Alton

572,000 36,592,200

Paul Carter

0 0

Andrew Cheng

0 0

Taiyin Yang

0 0

John Cogan

0 0

Etienne Davignon

0 0

Carla Hills

0 0

Kevin Lofton

0 0

John Madigan

0 0

Nicholas Moore

0 0

Richard Whitley

0 0

Gayle Wilson

0 0

Per Wold-Olsen

0 0
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