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Insmed Inc (INSM.OQ)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Donald Hayden

61 2012 Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

William Lewis

48 2012 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

Paolo Tombesi

54 2017 Chief Financial Officer

S. Nicole Schaeffer

48 2013 Senior Vice President- Human Resource and Corporate Services

Walter Perkins

2010 Chief Technology Officer

Eugene Sullivan

52 2017 Chief Product Strategy Officer and Chief Scientific Officer

Mark Quigley

63 2014 Vice President- Quality Assurance

Christine Pellizzari

49 2013 General Counsel, Corporate Secretary

Roger Adsett

48 2016 Chief Commercial Officer

Paul Streck

54 2017 Chief Medical Officer

Alfred Altomari

58 2012 Independent Director

David Brennan

63 2014 Independent Director

Steinar Engelsen

67 1999 Independent Director

David McGirr

62 2013 Independent Director

Myrtle Potter

58 2014 Independent Director

Melvin Sharoky

66 2010 Independent Director

Laura Perry

2017 IR Contact Officer

Biographies

Name Description

Donald Hayden

Mr. Donald J. Hayden, Jr., is Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of Insmed Inc. Mr. Hayden has been the non-Executive Chairman of our Board since December 2010, except for the period from May 2012 to September 2012, when he acted as our Executive Chairman during a transition of senior level management. He previously served as the Executive Chairman of Transave, a biotechnology company, from 2006 until 2010, when Transave was acquired by Insmed. From 1981 to 2006, Mr. Hayden was an executive with Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, where he served in key executive roles including President of Global Pharmaceuticals; Executive Vice President and President, Americas; Executive Vice President of the Health Care Group; President of Oncology and Immunology; and Senior Vice President of Worldwide Franchise Management and Business Development. Mr. Hayden currently serves as Chairman of Vitae Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: VTAE) and as lead independent director of Amicus Therapeutics Inc. (Nasdaq: FOLD), both of which are clinical-stage biopharmaceutical companies. Mr. Hayden also serves on the boards of directors for four privately-held companies: Alvine Pharmaceuticals; Nora Therapeutics; ReGenX Biosciences; and Dimension Therapeutics. Mr. Hayden is also a senior advisor to Prospect Venture Partners, a venture capital firm. Mr. Hayden holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in general studies from Harvard University and a Master of Business Administration degree from Indiana University.

William Lewis

Mr. William H. Lewis is a President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of Insmed Inc., since September 10, 2012. From 2011 to 2012, Mr. Lewis was a consultant and acted in that capacity to our Board from June 2012 until September 2012. Mr. Lewis is a former co-founder, in 2005, of Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (“Aegerion”; Nasdaq: AEGR), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing therapies for rare diseases. At Aegerion, Mr. Lewis served in a series of successively more senior executive administrative and financial roles, notably serving as Chief Financial Officer from March 2005 to August 2009, at which time he became President and served in that role until June 2011. Prior to Aegerion, Mr. Lewis spent more than 10 years working in the United States and Europe in investment banking for JP Morgan, Robertson Stephens, and Wells Fargo. Mr. Lewis serves on the Supervisory Board of uniQure, N.V. (Nasdaq: QURE), a Netherlands-based gene therapy company, and the Board of Trustees of Oberlin College. Mr. Lewis holds a Bachelor of Arts degree cum laude from Oberlin College, a Master of Business Administration from Case Western Reserve University and a Juris Doctor with Honors from Case Western Reserve University. Prior to attending graduate school he worked in the Foreign Service for the U.S. Government.

Paolo Tombesi

Mr. Paolo Tombesi is Chief Financial Officer of the company., effective June 1, 2017. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Tombesi, was Vice President and Chief Financial and Administrative Officer of Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation, a position he held since November 2014. Mr. Tombesi was Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer of Novartis Japan from April 2009 to October 2014. From September 2006 to March 2009, Mr. Tombesi held various finance roles at Novartis. Prior to his time at Novartis, Mr. Tombesi held several finance director positions at Bristol-Myers Squibb from August 1996 to September 2006. From January 1988 to July 1996, Mr. Tombesi held various positions in consumer goods at Unilever NV and Johnson & Johnson. Mr. Tombesi holds a B.Ed. in Business and Managerial Economics from Sapienza Università di Roma and a B.A. in Accounting from Duca degli Abruzzi Roma.

S. Nicole Schaeffer

Ms. S. Nicole Schaeffer is Senior Vice President Human Resource and Corporate Services. From October through December 2012, Ms. Schaeffer was a consultant to Insmed. Ms. Schaeffer has more than 25 years of experience in human resources, organizational development, corporate operations, and building life science organizations. From March 2005 to June 2012, Ms. Schaeffer served as Senior Vice President, Administration and Human Resources, for Amicus Therapeutics (Nasdaq: FOLD) where she was responsible for the human resources, facilities, and information technology functions. Prior to Amicus, she served as Senior Director, Human Resources, for three portfolio companies of Flagship Ventures, a venture capital firm, and in that capacity she managed human resources for three life sciences companies. Ms. Schaeffer has also held HR leadership positions with Oak Industries, from 1997 to 2000, and EMC Corporation, from 1994 to 1996. Ms. Schaeffer received her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Rochester and her Master of Business Administration degree from Boston University.

Walter Perkins

Dr. Walter Perkins is Chief Technology Officer of the Company. Dr. Walter Perkins joined Insmed in December 2010 in connection with the business combination between Insmed and Transave. Prior to this, Walter joined Transave in 2002 and served as Chief Technology Officer. Walter has over 20 years’ experience utilizing lipid-based drug delivery systems and has authored over 66 scientific publications and patent applications. Prior to joining Transave, Walter spent 15 years with The Liposome Company (later a part of Elan Drug Delivery). At The Liposome Company, Walter was involved in the design of several lipid-based drug delivery systems, including an artificial lung surfactant formulation, and helped in the characterization, development and launch of the company’s two commercial products Abelcet® and Myocet®. As a part of Elan’s Drug Delivery Division, he played a lead role in the implementation of liposome technology in both inter-divisional projects and corporate partnerships. Walter received his bachelor’s and doctoral degrees in Biophysical Chemistry from the University of Virginia where he studied the physical and electrical properties of liposomal membranes.

Eugene Sullivan

Dr. Eugene Jeffrey Sullivan, M.D. is re designated as Chief Product Strategy Officer and Chief Scientific Officer of Insmed Incorporated effective June 5, 2017. Dr. Sullivan has more than 20 years of experience with a focus on pulmonary and orphan diseases and has trained as a medical doctor in internal medicine, pulmonary medicine and critical care medicine. Since 2012, Dr. Sullivan has also functioned as a consultant widely advising others on strategic regulatory and clinical drug development matters and similarly served Insmed from January 2014 to March 2015. From 2007 through 2012, Dr. Sullivan was the Chief Medical Officer of United Therapeutics Corporation (“United Therapeutics”; Nasdaq: UTHR). From 2006 to 2012, Dr. Sullivan also served as the Chief Medical Officer of Lung Rx, LLC (“Lung Rx”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of United Therapeutics, and from 2010 to 2012 also fulfilled the responsibilities of Chief Clinical Development Officer at Lung Rx. From 1999 through 2006, Gene held successively senior positions at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, including Deputy Director of the Division of Pulmonary and Allergy Products. Dr. Sullivan graduated summa cum laude from the University of Maryland with a Bachelor of Science degree. Dr. Sullivan earned his medical degree from the University of Maryland, School of Medicine and conducted his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at the Medical College of Virginia. Dr. Sullivan completed his fellowship training in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center and received a Masters of Pulmonary Vascular Disease from the University of Bologna in Italy.

Mark Quigley

Dr. Mark Quigley Ph.D., was Vice President, Quality Assurance. Dr. Quigley brings over 30 years of pharmaceutical industry experience spanning a number of operational areas including clinical research, medical affairs, pharmacovigilance, regulatory affairs and quality assurance. From April 2010 to May 2013, Dr. Quigley was the Executive Vice President of Quality and Compliance at Icon plc (Nasdaq: ICLR), a contract research organization (CRO), where he was responsible for quality assurance and training for all divisions of the company globally. From September 2004 to March 2010, Dr. Quigley held the position of Vice President, Global Quality & Compliance for Sanofi Aventis. From March 2000 to September 2004, Dr. Quigley served as Global Head, Vice President, Quality Assurance & Compliance, and Regulatory Chemistry-Manufacturing & Controls, of Aventis Pharmaceuticals. From 1995 to 1999, Dr. Quigley served as Global Vice President, Corporate Regulatory, at Hoechst Marion Roussel. Prior to that, Dr. Quigley held a series of successively senior regulatory, quality assurance and compliance positions at Marion Merrell Dow and Marion Laboratories, Inc., and also served as an adjunct assistant professor of Pharmacy at the University of Missouri. Dr. Quigley holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy, a Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Science and a Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Science with a minor in Quantitative Analysis, and has earned a certified fraud examiner (CFE) certificate.

Christine Pellizzari

Ms. Christine A. Pellizzari is General Counsel, Corporate Secretary of the Company. Ms. Pellizzari has over 20 years of experience in the global biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry, including senior-level leadership roles. From August 2007 to December 2012, Ms. Pellizzari served as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary for Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. From 1998 to 2007, Ms. Pellizzari served as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Dendrite International, Inc., a publicly traded company that provided the global pharmaceutical industry with sales effectiveness, promotional and compliance solutions until it was acquired by Cegedim S.A. (Euronext: CGM) in 2007. Prior to her tenure at Dendrite, Ms. Pellizzari practiced law at the firm of Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer where she specialized in health care transactions and related regulatory matters. Before joining Wilentz, Ms. Pellizzari served as a law clerk to the Honorable Reginald Stanton, Assignment Judge for the Superior Court of New Jersey. Ms. Pellizzari received her Bachelor of Arts degree, cum laude, from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and her Juris Doctor degree from the University of Colorado, Boulder.

Roger Adsett

Mr. Roger Adsett serves as Chief Commercial Officer of the Company. Mr. Adsett has over 20 years of experience in the global biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry. From January 2015 to September 2016, Mr. Adsett was Senior Vice President, Head of Gastrointestinal and Internal Medicine Business Unit at Shire Plc (Nasdaq: SHPG), a global specialty biopharmaceutical company. From August 2008 to January 2015, Mr. Adsett was Senior Vice President, Gastrointestinal Business Unit Leader at Shire. From October 2005 to August 2008, Mr. Adsett was General Manager, Oral IBD Products of the Gastroenterology Business Unit of Shire. From November 1994 to October 2005, Mr. Adsett held various marketing and commercial roles at AstraZeneca plc (NYSE: AZN), a multinational pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical company. Mr. Adsett was a senior analyst at Accenture PLC (NYSE: ACN), a global professional services company, from September 1991 to November 1994. Mr. Adsett holds an M.B.A. from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and a B.A. in English and Economics from Bucknell University.

Paul Streck

Dr. Paul Streck is Chief Medical Officer of the Company effective June 5, 2017. Prior to joining the Company, Dr. Streck, was Vice President, Global Medical Specialty Franchise, Immuno-Inflammation at GlaxoSmithKline plc, a position he held since November 2015. From November 2007 to November 2015, Dr. Streck held various positions at Shire Pharmaceuticals (“Shire”). Dr. Streck served as Group Vice President, Clinical Development/TA Lead (Hematology, Gastrointestinal, Internal Medicine) at Shire from November 2013 to November 2015. Prior to that, Dr. Streck served as Global Head of Medical Affairs, Internal Medicine (November 2012 to December 2013), Product General Manager, Emerging Business Unit (November 2011 to November 2012), and Senior Director, Global Clinical Development (November 2007 to December 2012). From February 2006 to October 2007, Dr. Streck was Director of Marketing at AMGEN USA Inc. Dr. Streck holds a M.B.A. from the Duke University Fuqua School of Business, a M.D. from Jefferson Medical College, a D.M.D. from the Temple University School of Dentistry and a B.A. in chemistry from Rutgers University.

Alfred Altomari

Mr. Alfred F.Altomari is an Independent Director of Insmed Inc., since August 02, 2012. Since October 2010, Mr. Altomari has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Agile Therapeutics (“Agile”; Nasdaq: AGRX), a women’s health specialty pharmaceutical company. Mr. Altomari is also a member of Agile’s board of directors and prior to being named President and Chief Executive Officer, he served as Agile’s Executive Chairman from 2004 to 2010. From 2008 to September 2010, Mr. Altomari was also a consultant to Agile. From 2003 to 2008, Mr. Altomari held multiple senior management positions at Barrier Therapeutics, Inc. (“Barrier”), including Chief Commercial Officer, Chief Operating Officer, and Chief Executive Officer. In 2008, in his role as Chief Executive Officer and as a member of Barrier’s board of directors, Mr. Altomari completed the successful sale of Barrier to Stiefel Laboratories, which was subsequently acquired by GlaxoSmithKline plc. From 1982 to 2003, Mr. Altomari held numerous executive roles in general management, commercial operations, business development, product launch preparation, and finance with Johnson & Johnson. Mr. Altomari also serves on the board of directors of Recro Pharma, Inc. Mr. Altomari holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Rider University and Bachelor of Science degrees in finance and accounting from Drexel University.

David Brennan

Mr. David R. Brennan is Independent Director of the Company. From 2006 to 2012, Mr. Brennan was the Chief Executive Officer of AstraZeneca PLC (NYSE: AZN), a global biopharmaceutical company. Previously at AstraZeneca, Mr. Brennan served as Executive Vice President of North America from 2001 to 2006; and as Senior Vice President of Commercialization and Portfolio Management from 1999 to 2001. Mr. Brennan also served as a member of the Board of Directors of AstraZeneca from 2005 to 2012. Prior to AstraZeneca, Mr. Brennan held various positions at Astra Pharmaceuticals, L.P., Astra Merck, Inc. and Merck and Co. Inc. Mr. Brennan also serves as a member of the board of directors of Alexion Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: ALXN) and a member of the Supervisory Board of Innocoll AG (Nasdaq: INNL). Mr. Brennan received a B.A. in Business Administration from Gettysburg College.

Steinar Engelsen

Dr. Steinar J. Engelsen, M.D., is an Independent Director of Insmed Inc. Dr. Engelsen has been a member of our Board since our inception in November 1999 and was a director of Insmed Pharmaceuticals, our predecessor entity, from 1998 to 2000. Since November 1996, Dr. Engelsen has been a partner of Teknoinvest AS, a venture capital firm based in Norway. In addition, from January to November 2000, Dr. Engelsen was acting chief executive officer of Centaur Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company. From 1989 until 1996, Dr. Engelsen held various management positions within Hafslund Nycomed AS, a pharmaceutical company based in Europe, and its affiliated companies. He was responsible for therapeutic research and development, serving as Senior Vice President, Research and Development of Nycomed Pharma AS from 1994 until 1996. Dr. Engelsen also serves on the board of directors of Capnia, Inc. (Nasdaq: CAPN), a medical device company. Dr. Engelsen holds a Master of Science degree in nuclear chemistry and a Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Oslo and is a Certified European Financial Analyst.

David McGirr

Mr. David W. J. McGirr is an Independent Director of Insmed Incorporated. From March 2013 to June 2014, Mr. McGirr served as a Senior Advisor to the Chief Executive Officer of Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBST), a biopharmaceutical company that was acquired by Merck and Co. in December of 2014. He previously served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from November 2002 to March 2013, and as Treasurer from 2002 until 2003. From 1999 to 2002, Mr. McGirr was the President and Chief Operating Officer of hippo inc, a venture-financed internet technology company, and was also a member the hippo inc. board of directors from 1999 to 2003. From 1996 to 1999, he was the President of GAB Robins North America, Inc., a risk management company, serving also as Chief Executive Officer from 1997 to 1999. Mr. McGirr was a private equity investor from 1995 to 1996. From 1978 to 1995, Mr. McGirr served in various positions within the S.G. Warburg Group, ultimately as Chief Financial Officer, Chief Administrative Officer and Managing Director of S.G. Warburg & Co., Inc., a position held from 1992 to 1995. Mr. McGirr serves on the board of directors of Relypsa, Inc. (Nasdaq: RLYP), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, and Roka Bioscience, Inc. (Nasdaq: ROKA), a molecular diagnostics company. Mr. McGirr holds a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering from the University of Glasgow and a Master of Business Administration degree from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Myrtle Potter

Ms. Myrtle S. Potter is Independent Director of Company. Ms. Potter serves as a Director of Rite Aid (NYSE: RAD), Everyday Health (NYSE: EVDY), Liberty Mutual Holding Company, and Proteus Digital Health, and as a Trustee of The University of Chicago. She served on the Board of Medco Health Solutions (NYSE: MHS) from December 2007 until its acquisition by Express Scripts (Nasdaq; ESRX) in April 2012, and continued as a Director of Express Scripts until June 2012. Ms. Potter is the Chief Executive Officer of Myrtle Potter & Company, LLC, a global healthcare advisory firm. She has served in this capacity from 2005 to present. From 2000 to 2005, Ms. Potter was President of Commercial Operations and Chief Operating Officer at Genentech, where she also served as a member of the Executive Committee. At Genentech, Ms. Potter led the commercialization of a robust portfolio, including Avastin™, Rituxan™, Herceptin™, Tarceva™, Xolair™, Nutropin™, Activase™ and TNkase™. Prior to Genentech, Ms. Potter was President of Bristol-Myers Squibb’s $3.5 billion, 3,500-person U.S. Cardiovascular and Metabolic business. Before Bristol-Myers Squibb, Ms. Potter was with Merck & Co. for fourteen years. Her last job at Merck was as Vice President of an $800 million U.S. pharmaceutical business unit. She began her career at Procter & Gamble Company. Ms. Potter holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from The University of Chicago.

Melvin Sharoky

Dr. Melvin Sharoky, M.D. is an Independent Director of Insmed Inc. From 2007 to 2012, he was a member of the board of directors of Par Pharmaceutical Companies, Inc. (NYSE:PRX), a publicly-traded pharmaceutical manufacturer. From 2002 to 2007, Dr. Sharoky was President and Chief Executive Officer of Somerset Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Dr. Sharoky continued as a consultant to Somerset until 2007. From 2001 to 2002, Dr. Sharoky was retired. From July 1995 to June 2001, Dr. Sharoky served as President of Somerset Pharmaceuticals. From 1995 through 1998, Dr. Sharoky was President of Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (now Actavis plc), and from 1993 to 1998 he was President and Chief Executive Officer of Watson’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Circa Pharmaceuticals, Inc. From 1988 to 1993, Dr. Sharoky held various senior executive positions with Circa Pharmaceuticals. From February 1986 to June 1988, Dr. Sharoky was Vice President and Chief Medical Officer of Pharmakinetics Laboratories, Inc. Dr. Sharoky holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in biology from the University of Maryland in Baltimore County and a Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine.

Laura Perry