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OncoSec Medical Inc (ONCS.OQ)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Avtar Dhillon

56 2011 Independent Chairman of the Board

Punit Dhillon

36 2017 President, Director

Daniel O'Connor

2017 Chief Executive Officer, Director

Richard Slansky

59 2015 Chief Financial Officer

Sheela Mohan-Peterson

54 2015 Chief Legal and Compliance Officer

Sharron Gargosky

52 2016 Chief Clinical and Regulatory Officer

James DeMesa

59 2011 Independent Director

Annalisa Jenkins

52 2017 Independent Director

Anthony Maida

65 2011 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Avtar Dhillon

Dr. Avtar S. Dhillon, M.D., is Independent Chairman of the Board of OncoSec Medical Incorporated., since March 10, 2011. Dr. Dhillon has served as the Chairman of our Board since March 2011. Previously, Dr. Dhillon was the President and Chief Executive Officer of Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (formerly Inovio Biomedical Corporation) (NASDAQ: INO) from October 2001 to June 2009, was President and CEO of Inovio from June 2009 until October 2009, was Executive Chairman until August 2011, and is Chairman since September 2011. During his tenure at Inovio, Dr. Dhillon led the successful turnaround of the company through a restructuring, acquisition of technology from several European and North American companies, and a merger with VGX Pharmaceuticals to develop a vertically integrated DNA vaccine development company with one of the strongest development pipelines in the industry. Dr. Dhillon led multiple successful financings for Inovio and concluded several licensing deals that included global giants Merck and Wyeth (now Pfizer). Prior to joining Inovio, Dr. Dhillon was vice president of MDS Capital Corp. (now Lumira Capital Corp.), one of North America’s leading healthcare venture capital organizations. In July 1989, Dr. Dhillon started a medical clinic and subsequently practiced family medicine for over 12 years. Dr. Dhillon has been instrumental in successfully turning around struggling companies and is influential as an active member in the biotech community. He was lead fund manager at MDS Capital Corp. structuring, launching, and funding Tekimira (NASDAQ: TKMR) and helped launch and fund Aspreva Pharmaceuticals (acquired by Galenica Ltd. for approximately $1 billion).

Punit Dhillon

Mr. Punit S. Dhillon is President, Director of OncoSec Medical Incorporated. On March 10, 2011, Mr. Dhillon was appointed Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Dhillon was formerly Vice President of Finance and Operations at Inovio from September 2003 until March 2011. In his management experience, Mr. Dhillon has raised over $160 million through multiple financings and several out-licensing deals including early stage deals with Merck and Wyeth (now Pfizer). Mr. Dhillon was responsible for implementation of Inovio’s corporate strategy. He was also instrumental to the successful in-licensing of key intellectual property and a number of corporate transactions, including the acquisition and consolidation of Inovio AS, a Norwegian DNA delivery company, and the merger and post-merger integration with VGX Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Mr. Dhillon’s management experience spans corporate finance, M&A, integration, successful in-licensing of key intellectual property, strategy implementation, corporate transactions with industry, and collaborations with leading academic institutions across the globe. Mr. Dhillon is currently a board member of Emerald Health Therapeutics, Inc. (TSXV: EMH), a TSX Venture Exchange listed company. Mr. Dhillon has also previously been a consultant and board member for several TSX Venture Exchange listed early stage life science companies, which matured through advances in their development pipelines and subsequent M&A transactions. Prior to joining Inovio, Mr. Dhillon worked for a corporate finance law firm as a law clerk. From September 1999 to July 2002, he worked with MDS Capital Corp. (now Lumira Capital Corp.) as an intern analyst. Mr. Dhillon is an active member in his community and places great value on helping future leaders overcome challenges through mentorship and education and is a co-founder and board member of Young Entrepreneurship Leadership Launchpad (YELL), a not-for-profit and charity organization based in Canada.

Daniel O'Connor

Mr. Daniel J. O'Connor, Esq., serves as Chief Executive Officer, Director of the Company. Mr. O'Connor brings more than 20 years of successful financing and licensing experience to OncoSec's Board of Directors, most recently serving as President and Chief Executive Officer of Advaxis Immunotherapies. His appointment to the Company's Board is effective immediately. Most recently, as President and Chief Executive Officer of Advaxis Immunotherapies, Mr. O'Connor successfully turned around the company, raising more than $250 million in funding and transforming it into a patient-focused, leading cancer immunotherapy company. He was also instrumental in establishing major partnerships with companies that include Amgen Inc., Merck & Co. and Bristol Myers Squibb. In addition, under his leadership, the company advanced four new cancer immunotherapy drug candidates into clinical trials, as well as several PD-1 combination clinical studies with Keytruda® and Opdivo®. Previously, Mr. O'Connor was Senior Vice President for ImClone Systems where he supported the clinical development, launch, and commercialization of ERBITUX®, and the sale of the company to Eli Lilly in 2008. Mr. O'Connor served as General Counsel at PharmaNet (inventive Health) and was part of the senior leadership team that grew the company from a start-up contract research organization into a leader in clinical research. Mr. O'Connor is a 1995 graduate of the Penn State University's Dickinson School of Law in Carlisle, Pennsylvania and currently serves as an Entrepreneur Trusted Advisor to its Dean. He graduated from the United States Marines Corps Officer Candidate School in 1988 and was commissioned as an officer in the U.S. Marines, attaining the rank of Captain while serving in Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Shield. Mr. O'Connor is currently the Vice Chairman of BioNJ and was a former New Jersey criminal prosecutor.

Richard Slansky

Mr. Richard B. Slansky is appointed as Chief Financial Officer of the Company, since July 6, 2015. Mr. Slansky is responsible for leading financial operations and activities for the Company as well as managing financial plans and budgets. Mr. Slansky served as a financial and operations consultant from September 2014 until July 2015. Previously, Mr. Slansky served as the Chief Financial Officer of GenMark Diagnostics, Inc. from April 2012 to May 2014 and served as its Principal Accounting Officer until May 2014. Mr. Slansky served as the Chief Financial Officer at Digirad Corporation from March 2009 to April 2012 and served as its Corporate Secretary from March 2011 to April 2012. Mr. Slansky served as the Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary of SpaceDev Inc. from February 2003 to March 2009. Mr. Slansky served as President of SpaceDev Inc. from November 2004 to December 2008. Mr. Slansky has more than 25 years of senior management experience and has a proven track record managing financial investments for life science and high technology companies. In his previous positions, Mr. Slansky showed a high success rate in raising capital, as well as balancing fiscal discipline and aggressive growth by cultivating business partnerships between R&D, sales, finance, and operations support. In addition, he has been instrumental in investing in technology and implementing process improvements, which fostered a culture of innovation and operational excellence in his companies. He has served as a Director on the Board of several private life science and high technology companies and currently serves on the Board of three private companies. Mr. Slansky earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics with a concentration in Decision Sciences from The University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance and Accounting from the University of Arizona.

Sheela Mohan-Peterson

Ms. Sheela Mohan-Peterson , JD, M S, is Chief Legal and Compliance Officer of OncoSec Medical Incorporated. Ms. Mohan-Peterson has served as our Chief Legal and Compliance Officer since August 2015. She was previously our General Counsel and Corporate Secretary since joining the Company in September 2014. Before joining the Company, Ms. Mohan-Peterson was most recently a Senior Patent Counsel at Merck & Co., Inc. She also held patent counsel positions at several companies, including Schering-Plough Biopharma, DNAX Research Institute, Incyte Genomics, and Roche Bioscience. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in biology from Washington University in St. Louis, her Master’s Degree in biology from Rutgers University, and her law degree from Peninsula (now Lincoln) University (CA).

Sharron Gargosky

Dr. Sharron Gargosky is the Chief Clinical and Regulatory Officer of the Company. Dr. Gargosky has served as our Chief Clinical and Regulatory Officer since September 2016. She was previously a consultant for the Company in the role of Head of Clinical Development and Operations since February 2016. Prior to joining the Company, Dr. Gargosky was the Chief Technical and Operations Officer of Prima BioMed Ltd., an Australian-based global biotechnology company. Before joining Prima Biomed, Dr. Gargosky served in positions of increasing clinical and scientific responsibility at biopharmaceutical companies including Pulse Health LLC, Hyperion Therapeutics, Medicis, and Pharmacia. She has also consulted on pharmaceutical drug and biologic development as a member of ILMU Consulting LLC. Dr. Gargosky received her Ph.D. from the University of Adelaide, Australia and completed her postdoctoral fellowship at Stanford University.

James DeMesa

Dr. James Michael DeMesa, M.D., is Independent Director of OncoSec Medical Incorporated., since February 3, 2011. Dr. DeMesa has been a practicing physician and has served as a senior executive with several international pharmaceutical and biotech companies, both public and private, in the areas of corporate management, regulatory affairs, and pre-clinical and clinical pharmaceutical and medical device product development. In addition to OncoSec, Dr. DeMesa is currently on the Boards of Directors of Induce Biologics, a regenerative medicine company, and Integene International, a gene-therapy company. In August 2008, Dr. DeMesa retired from his role as President, Chief Executive Officer and a director of Migenix Inc., a public biotechnology company focused on infectious and neurodegenerative diseases. From 1997 to 2001, he was President, Chief Executive Officer and a director of GenSci Regeneration Sciences Inc., a public biotech company involved in regenerative medicine (now part of Integra LifeSciences, NASD: IART). During his tenure at these two companies, Dr. DeMesa led the acquisition of several technologies and companies and completed multiple strategic partnership transactions with companies such as J&J, Astellas Pharmaceuticals, and Cadence Pharmaceuticals. He also led multiple successful financings totaling over $150 million. From 1992 to 1997, he was Vice President, Medical and Regulatory Affairs at Biodynamics International, Inc. (now part of RTI Surgical, NASD: RTIX), and from 1989 to 1992 was Vice President, Medical and Regulatory Affairs of Bentley Pharmaceuticals (now part of Teva Pharmaceuticals). Dr. DeMesa is a co-founder of CommGeniX, a medical communications company, and MedXcel, a medical education company. Dr. DeMesa attended the University of South Florida where he received his B.A. (Chemistry), M.D., and M.B.A. degrees and did his medical residency at the University of North Carolina. He is the author of two books and speaks regularly to companies and organizations throughout North America.

Annalisa Jenkins

Dr. Annalisa M. Jenkins is Independent Director of the company. She has served as the president, chief executive officer and a director on the board of directors of Dimension Therapeutics since September 2014. Prior to joining Dimension Therapeutics, Dr. Jenkins served as Executive Vice President and Head of Global Research and Development at Merck Serono, where she also led Global Medical Affairs and Quality and was a member of its Pharmaceutical Executive Committee from 2013 to 2014. She also served as Executive Vice President Global Development and Medical Affairs from 2011 to 2013 at Merck Serono. Prior to this, Dr. Jenkins held several leadership roles at Bristol-Myers Squibb from 1997 to 2011, most recently serving as Senior Vice President and Head of Global Medical Affairs. Earlier in her career, Dr. Jenkins was a Medical Officer in the British Royal Navy during the Gulf Conflict, achieving the rank of surgeon lieutenant commander. Dr. Jenkins is a member of the board of directors of Ardelyx, Inc., Biothera Pharmaceutical Inc., iOX Therapeutics Limited, MedCity and Vium (elected to executive chair in 2017) and previously served as a board member of Prosensa Holding N.V. (acquired by BioMarin Pharmaceutical) and Viventia Bio, Inc. (acquired by Eleven Bio). She also is a committee member of the Science Board to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, serves on the board of the Center for Talent Innovation (U.K.) and is on the Advisory Panel of the Healthcare Businesswomen's Association. Dr. Jenkins graduated with a degree in medicine from St. Bartholomew's Hospital in the University of London and subsequently trained in cardiovascular medicine in the U.K. National Health Service.

Anthony Maida

Dr. Anthony E. Maida, III, Ph.D., MA, MBA, is Independent Director of OncoSec Medical Inc., since June 21, 2011. On June 21, 2011, Dr. Maida has served as a director on the Board of Directors of Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. since December 2003 and currently serves as the chairman of its Audit Committee and a member of its Placement Committee, Nomination and Corporate Governance Committee and Product Acquisition Committee. He is currently Senior Vice President—Clinical Research at Northwest Biotherapeutics, Inc., a company focused on the development of therapeutic DC cell based vaccines to treat patients with cancer. Currently, Dr. Maida serves as the Chair of the Audit Committee of Vitality Biopharma, Inc. Dr. Maida has been the Chairman of DendriTherapeutics, Inc., a startup company focused on the clinical development of therapeutic vaccines for patients with cancer, since 2003 and as Principal of Anthony Maida Consulting International since 1999, providing consulting services to large and small biopharmaceutical firms in the clinical development of oncology products and product acquisitions and to venture capital firms evaluating life science investment opportunities. Recently, Dr. Maida was Vice President of Clinical Research and General Manager, Oncology, worldwide for PharmaNet, Inc. He served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Replicon NeuroTherapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company focused on the therapy of patients with tumors (both primary and metastatic) of the central nervous system, where he successfully raised financing from both venture capital and strategic investors and was responsible for all financial and operational aspects of the company from June 2001 to July 2003.

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