People: Infinity Pharmaceuticals Inc (INFI.OQ)

INFI.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Adelene Perkins

54 2012 Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer

Lawrence Bloch

49 2012 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Chief Business Officer

Julian Adams

59 2010 President - Research & Development

Vito Palombella

51 2010 Chief Scientific Officer

David Roth

51 2014 Chief Medical Officer

Norman Selby

62 2013 Lead Outside Independent Director

Jose Baselga

54 2014 Independent Director

Jeffrey Berkowitz

48 2014 Independent Director

Anthony Evnin

73 2013 Independent Director

Gwendolyn Fyfe

62 2012 Independent Director

Eric Lander

57 2006 Independent Director

Ian Smith

48 2008 Independent Director

Michael Venuti

2006 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Adelene Perkins

Ms. Adelene Q. Perkins is Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer of Infinity Pharmaceuticals Inc. She has served as a member of board of directors and President and Chief Executive Officer since January 2010, including as chair of board of directors since November 2012, as President and Chief Business Officer from October 2008 through December 2009 and as Executive Vice President and Chief Business Officer between September 2006 and October 2008. Ms. Perkins served as Executive Vice President of Infinity Discovery, Inc. from February 2006 until the merger with predecessor company in September 2006 and Chief Business Officer of Infinity Discovery from June 2002 until September 2006. Ms. Perkins served as Vice President of Business and Corporate Development of TransForm Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a private pharmaceutical company, from 2000 to 2002. From 1992 to 1999, Ms. Perkins held various positions at Genetics Institute, most recently serving as Vice President of Emerging Business and General Manager of the DiscoverEase® business unit. From 1985 to 1992, Ms. Perkins held a variety of positions at Bain & Company, a strategy consulting firm. Ms. Perkins currently serves as a director of Project Hope, a not-for-profit social service company. Ms. Perkins received a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Villanova University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

Lawrence Bloch

Dr. Lawrence E. Bloch, M.D., J.D., serves as Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Chief Business Officer of Infinity Pharmaceuticals Inc., since July 2012. Prior to joining Infinity, Dr. Bloch served as chief executive officer of NeurAxon, Inc., a privately-held biopharmaceutical company, from 2007 to 2011. Previously, he served as chief business officer and chief financial officer of NitroMed, Inc., a publicly-held biopharmaceutical company, from 2004 to 2006. From 2000 to 2004, Dr. Bloch served as Chief Financial Officer, and from 1999 to 2002 as Vice President of Business Development, of Applied Molecular Evolution, Inc., a publicly-held biopharmaceutical company. Dr. Bloch began his career as an emergency medicine resident physician at Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham & Woman’s Hospital. He holds a J.D. from Harvard Law School, an M.D. from Harvard Medical School and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

Julian Adams

Dr. Julian Adams, Ph.D., is President - Research & Development of Infinity Pharmaceuticals Inc., since October 2007. He is Chief Scientific Officer between September 2006 and May 2010, as Chief Scientific Officer of IPI from October 2003 until the merger with DPI in September 2006, as our President between September 2006 and October 2007 and as President of IPI from February 2006 until September 2006. Prior to joining Infinity, Dr. Adams served as Senior Vice President, Drug Discovery and Development at Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. from 1999 to 2001, where he led the development of Velcade®. Dr. Adams served as Senior Vice President, Research and Development at LeukoSite Inc., a private biopharmaceutical company, from July 1999 until its acquisition by Millennium in December 1999. Dr. Adams served as a director and Executive Vice President of Research and Development at ProScript, Inc., a private biopharmaceutical company, from 1994 until its acquisition by LeukoSite in 1999. Prior to joining ProScript, Dr. Adams held a variety of positions with Boehringer Ingelheim, a private pharmaceutical company, and Merck & Co., Inc., a publicly traded pharmaceutical company. Dr. Adams has served as a director of Aileron Therapeutics, Inc., a privately held biopharmaceutical company, since May 2011. Dr. Adams received a B.S. from McGill University and a Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in the field of synthetic organic chemistry.

Vito Palombella

Dr. Vito J. Palombella, Ph.D., is Chief Scientific Officer of Infinity Pharmaceuticals Inc., since May 2010. He is responsible for our drug discovery and preclinical development activities. Prior to his role as Chief Scientific Officer, Dr. Palombella was Vice President, Drug Discovery from September 2006 to May 2010 and Vice President, Biology of IPI from January 2004 to September 2006. Prior to joining Infinity, Dr. Palombella was Director of Molecular Biology and Protein Chemistry at Syntonix Pharmaceuticals where he was responsible for improving and expanding its core Fc receptor-mediated drug delivery technology. Before joining Syntonix, Dr. Palombella was Senior Director of Cell and Molecular Biology at Millennium Pharmaceuticals, which he joined through its acquisition of LeukoSite, at which he held the same title, in 1999. Prior to its acquisition by LeukoSite, Dr. Palombella held a number of positions at ProScript, Inc. between 1994 and 1999. While at ProScript, LeukoSite and Millennium, Dr. Palombella was involved in the discovery and development of Velcade® (bortezomib), a proteasome inhibitor for cancer therapy. He also managed a number of additional projects, including research into NF-kB regulation. Dr. Palombella received a B.S. in Microbiology from Rutgers University and an M.S. and Ph.D. in Viral Oncology and Immunology from the New York University Medical Center. He was also a post-doctoral fellow at Harvard University in the laboratory of Dr. Tom Maniatis.

David Roth

Dr. David A. Roth, M.D., serves as Chief Medical Officer of Infinity Pharmaceuticals, Inc., with effect from February 4, 2014. Dr. Roth joined Infinity in 2013 following more than ten years with Pfizer Inc. and Wyeth Pharmaceuticals. At Pfizer, he most recently served as a vice president in Pfizer’s oncology business unit. Dr. Roth joined Pfizer from Wyeth, where he held the role of assistant vice president, clinical research & development and global therapeutic area director of hematology. While at Pfizer and Wyeth, Dr. Roth contributed to the successful regulatory approval of several products, including Bosulif® (bosutinib), a dual Src/Abl tyrosine kinase inhibitor for the treatment of chronic myelogenous leukemia, Xyntha® and ReFacto AF® for the treatment of hemophilia A, and BeneFIX® for the treatment of hemophilia B. Dr. Roth also led the early development of palbociclib, a CDK 4/6 inhibitor, to Phase 3 evaluation in women with ER positive advanced breast cancer. During his tenure at Pfizer and Wyeth, Dr. Roth co-chaired Pfizer’s oncology research and development board and served on several oncology and hematology R&D leadership teams and governance committees. In addition to his extensive industry experience, Dr. Roth is an accomplished academic researcher and clinical practitioner. He received his B.S. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and his M.D. from Harvard Medical School in the Harvard-M.I.T. Division of Health Sciences and Technology where he remains on the Affiliated Faculty.

Norman Selby

Mr. Norman C. Selby serves as Lead Outside Independent Director of Infinity Pharmaceuticals Inc. Mr. Selby has served as a Senior Advisor of Perseus, L.L.C., a merchant bank and private equity fund management company, since August 2005 and as executive chairman of Real Endpoints, LLC, a healthcare information company focused on the changing landscape of reimbursement, since October 2010. Previously, Mr. Selby was President and CEO of TransForm Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a privately held specialty pharmaceutical company that was acquired by Johnson & Johnson in April 2005. Prior to TransForm Pharmaceuticals, Mr. Selby was an Executive Vice President at Citigroup/Citicorp from 1997-2000. Mr. Selby spent the bulk of his career at McKinsey & Company where he was Director (Senior Partner) in the firm’s New York office. He held several leadership roles at McKinsey, including head of the firm’s Global Pharmaceuticals and Medical Products Practice. From 1987-1989, Mr. Selby took a leave of absence from McKinsey to serve as Chief Operating Officer of the New York Blood Center, the largest community blood organization in the country, where he led its financial and operational turnaround. Mr. Selby is currently a member of the board of directors of the following privately held companies: Ascenta Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company; Physicians Interactive Holdings, Inc., a provider of online and mobile clinical resources and solutions; Real Endpoints, LLC, a healthcare information company; Merz GmbH, a specialty pharmaceutical company; and Metamark Genetics, a life science diagnostics company. Mr. Selby holds a B.A. in Architecture from Yale College and an M.B.A. with Distinction from the Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration.

Jose Baselga

Dr. Jose Baselga, M.D., Ph.D., is Independent Director of Infinity Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Dr. Baselga has served as Physician-in-Chief at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center since January 2013. From 2010 to 2013, Dr. Baselga was Chief and Bruce A. Chabner Chair of the Division of Hematology/Oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital, or MGH, Associate Director of the MGH Cancer Center and Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. From 1996 to 2010, Dr. Baselga was chairman of the Medical Oncology Service and director of the Division of Medical Oncology, Hematology and Radiation Oncology at the Vall d’Hebron Institute of Oncology in Barcelona, Spain. Dr. Baselga previously served as president of the European Society of Medical Oncology and served on the board of directors of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) from 2003 to 2006. He also served on the board of directors of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) from 2008-2011 and was the Chairman of the 2013 AACR annual meeting. Dr. Baselga received his medical degree from the Universidad Autonoma of Barcelona in 1982. He did his Internal Medicine Residency at both Vall d’Hebron University Hospital in Barcelona, Spain and the State University of New York in the United States. He completed a fellowship in Medical Oncology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York. Dr. Baselga has published more than 300 peer-reviewed articles and 400 abstracts and book chapters in his career.

Jeffrey Berkowitz

Mr. Jeffrey Berkowitz, J.D., is Independent Director of Infinity Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Mr. Berkowitz is president of Walgreens Boots Alliance Development GmbH and has been Senior Vice President of Pharmaceutical Development and Market Access of Walgreen Co., a publicly traded retail drug store since September 2010. As part of Walgreens’ strategic partnership with Alliance Boots, Mr. Berkowitz is responsible for the creation and development of a new joint venture company based in Europe. Mr. Berkowitz and his team lead all of Walgreens’ relations with branded and generic pharmaceutical manufacturers and related development programs worldwide, and also oversee Walgreens North American-based purchasing and branded pharmaceutical relationships. As the senior-most Walgreens executive residing outside of the United States, Mr. Berkowitz leads the global health and wellbeing efforts on the ground overseas. Prior to joining Walgreens, Mr. Berkowitz was Senior Vice President of global market access for Merck & Company, Inc., a publicly traded pharmaceutical company, from 2009 to 2010. In that role, he was accountable for all activity related to access, pricing, payer marketing, health outcomes and health technology assessments worldwide and a member of the Global Human Health and Emerging Markets leadership teams. From 2002 to 2009, Mr. Berkowitz held a variety of positions with increasing responsibility in market access, sales and marketing with Schering-Plough, a publicly traded pharmaceutical company, prior to its acquisition by Merck in 2009. In the past five years, Mr. Berkowitz has been on the board of directors for Physicians Interactive, a privately-held marketing organization, from 2010 to July 2013. Mr. Berkowitz earned his bachelor’s degree in political science from Union College in Schenectady, N.Y., and his Juris Doctor from Brooklyn Law School in Brooklyn, N.Y. He was recognized in PharmaVoice magazine as one of the 100 Most Inspiring Leaders in the Life Sciences in 2009, 2010 and 2012.

Anthony Evnin

Dr. Anthony B. Evnin, Ph.D., is Independent Director of Infinity Pharmaceuticals Inc. From June 2001 until the time of its merger with our predecessor company in September 2006. Since 1975, Dr. Evnin has served as a Partner of Venrock, a venture capital firm. Dr. Evnin serves as a director of AVEO Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a publicly traded biopharmaceutical company. Dr. Evnin also serves as a director of Constellation Pharmaceuticals, Inc., and Juno Therapeutics, Inc., both privately held biopharmaceutical companies. Dr. Evnin is also a Trustee of The Rockefeller University, a trustee of The Jackson Laboratory, a Trustee Emeritus of Princeton University, a member of the Board of Overseers and Managers of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, a director of the New York Genome Center, and a member of the Board of Directors of the Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation. He previously served as a director of the following publicly traded biopharmaceuticals companies during the last five years: Acceleron Pharma, Inc., CymaBay Therapeutics, Inc., Memory Pharmaceuticals Corp., Sunesis, Inc., Icagen, Inc., and Pharmos Corporation; and previously served as a director of the following privately held companies during the last five years: Acceleron Pharma, Inc., Altea Therapeutics Corporation, and Celladon Corporation, all biopharmaceutical companies, and Boston-Power, Inc. a lithium-ion battery company. Dr. Evnin received an A.B. in Chemistry from Princeton University and a Ph.D. in Chemistry from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Gwendolyn Fyfe

Dr. Gwendolyn A. Fyfe, M.D., serves as Independent Director of Infinity Pharmaceuticals Inc., since March 8, 2012. From 1997 to 2009, Dr. Fyfe held various positions with Genentech, Inc. (now a member of the Roche Group), a publicly traded biopharmaceutical company, including Vice President, Oncology Development; Vice President, Avastin® Franchise Team; as well as the honorary title of Senior Staff Scientist. Dr. Fyfe played an important role in the development of Genentech’s approved oncology agents including Rituxan®, Herceptin®, Avastin® and Tarceva®. Dr. Fyfe sat on the development oversight committee for all of Genentech’s products and participated in the Research Review Committee that moved products from research into clinical development. Since leaving Genentech in 2009, Dr. Fyfe has been a consultant for venture capital firms and for a variety of biotechnology companies. Dr. Fyfe has served on the board of directors of Array BioPharma, Inc., a publicly traded biopharmaceutical company, since January 2012; Igenica, Inc., a privately held biopharmaceuticals company, since December 2013; and previously served on the board of Pharmacyclics, Inc., a publicly traded biopharmaceutical company, during the last five years. Dr. Fyfe is a recognized oncology expert in the broader oncology community and has been an invited member of Institute of Medicine panels, National Cancer Institute working groups and grant committees and American Society of Clinical Oncologists oversight committees. She received her M.D. from Washington University School of Medicine and is a board certified pediatric oncologist.

Eric Lander

Dr. Eric S. Lander, Ph.D., is Independent Director of Infinity Pharmaceuticals Inc., since September 2006. Dr. Lander was a co-founder and a member of the board of directors of Infinity Discovery, Inc. from 2001 until the time of its merger with our predecessor company in September 2006. Dr. Lander has been a Professor and Associate Professor of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology since 1990 and a Professor of Systems Biology at Harvard Medical School since 2004. Dr. Lander has served as the founding Director of The Eli and Edythe L. Broad Institute, a biomedical research institute formed by MIT and Harvard University, since 2003. Dr. Lander currently serves as a director of Innocence Project, a not-for-profit legal clinic, and as co-chair of the United States President’s Council of Advisers on Science and Technology. From 1993 to 2003, Dr. Lander was the Director of the Whitehead/MIT Center for Genome Research. Dr. Lander received an A.B. in Mathematics from Princeton University and a D.Phil. in Mathematics from Oxford University, which he attended as a Rhodes Scholar.

Ian Smith

Mr. Ian F. Smith, CPA., is Independent Director of Infinity Pharmaceuticals Inc., since May 2008. Mr. Smith is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a publicly traded biopharmaceutical company, a position he has held since February 2006. From November 2003 to February 2006, he was Vertex’s Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and from October 2001 to November 2003, he served as Vertex’s Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining Vertex, Mr. Smith served as a partner in the Life Science and Technology Practice Group of Ernst & Young LLP, an accounting firm, from 1999 to 2001. Mr. Smith initially joined Ernst & Young’s U.K. firm in 1987, and then joined its Boston office in 1995. Mr. Smith currently is a member of the board of directors of Acorda Therapeutics, Inc., a publicly traded biopharmaceutical company. He also served as a director of Epix Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a publicly traded biopharmaceutical company, and Tolerx Inc., a privately held biopharmaceutical company, during the past five years. Mr. Smith holds a B.A. in accounting and finance from Manchester Metropolitan University, U.K., is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and is a Chartered Accountant of England and Wales.

Michael Venuti

Dr. Michael C. Venuti, Ph.D., is Independent Director of Infinity Pharmaceuticals Inc. Dr. Venuti has served as a member of board of directors and the board of directors of predecessor company since May 2003. Dr. Venuti served as the Chief Scientific Officer of NeuroTherapeutics Pharma, Inc., a privately held biopharmaceutical company from July 2011 to March 2013. Prior to NeuroTherapeutics, Dr. Venuti served as President, Chief Executive Officer and a director of iPierian, Inc., a privately held biopharmaceutical company, between June 2010 and April 2011 after joining iPierian as President and Chief Scientific Officer in February 2010. Dr. Venuti was Chief Executive Officer and Director of BioSeek, Inc., a privately held drug discovery company, from November 2007 to February 2010. Prior to that, Dr. Venuti was an Operating Manager at TPG Growth Biotech Ventures, a private equity firm, from January through June 2007. Dr. Venuti served as the Acting Chief Executive Officer of predecessor company prior to its merger with Infinity Discovery Inc. in September 2006, and as its Chief Scientific Officer from April 2005 through September 2006. Prior to that, he was Senior Vice President of Pharmacogenomics, and was named Senior Vice President of Research and General Manager of Celera South San Francisco when the Celera Genomics Group of Applera Corporation, a life sciences company, acquired Axys Pharmaceuticals, Inc. in 2001. From 1994 through 2001, Dr. Venuti was Director of Medicinal Chemistry, and then Chief Technical Officer, for Axys Pharmaceuticals and its predecessor company, Arris Pharmaceutical Corporation. Dr. Venuti served as a director of BioSeek, Inc. and iPierian, Inc., privately held biopharmaceutical companies, during the last five years. Dr. Venuti received an A.B. in Chemistry from Dartmouth College and a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Adelene Perkins

3,861,160

Lawrence Bloch

1,090,810

Julian Adams

2,651,310

Vito Palombella

1,787,960

David Roth

--

Norman Selby

--

Jose Baselga

--

Jeffrey Berkowitz

--

Anthony Evnin

--

Gwendolyn Fyfe

--

Eric Lander

--

Ian Smith

--

Michael Venuti

1,589,920
As Of 30 Dec 2013

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