BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Jerel Davis, PhD

Chairman of the Board

Jerel Davis, Ph.D. has served as chairman of our board of directors since our incorporation in September 2016. Since June 2011, Dr. Davis has been at Versant Venture Management, LLC, a healthcare investment firm, where he has held the position of managing director since 2015. He has played a critical role in Versant’s company creation strategies and has served on the boards of directors of many public and private biotech companies including BlueRock Therapeutics, Turnstone Biologics, Chinook Therapeutics, Inception 5 and Northern Biologics.

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David Bonita, M.D.

Director

David Bonita, M.D. has served as a member of our board of directors since September 2019. Dr. Bonita is a member of OrbiMed Advisors LLC, an investment firm, where he has held various positions since joining in June 2004. He currently serves on the boards of directors of Tricida, Inc. and Imara Inc. Dr. Bonita previously served on the boards of directors of several other public and private companies, including Ambit Biosciences Corporation, Clementia Pharmaceuticals Inc., Loxo Oncology, Inc., SI-BONE, Inc. and ViewRay Inc.

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Todd Foley

Director

Todd Foley has served as a member of our board of directors since June 2017. Since 1999, Mr. Foley has worked at MPM Capital LLC, a healthcare-focused venture capital firm, where he currently serves as a Managing Director focusing on investments in biotech companies.

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Sam Kulkarni

Director

Samarth Kulkarni, Ph.D. has served as a member of our board of directors since November 2019. Dr. Kulkarni is the Chief Executive Officer of CRISPR Therapeutics AG, a position he has held since 2017. He initially joined CRISPR in August 2015 as Chief Business Officer, and then served as CRISPR’s President and Chief Business Officer from May 2017 to November 2017.

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Briggs W. Morrison, MD

Director

Briggs Morrison, M.D. has served as a member of our board of directors since June 2017. Dr. Morrison currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Syndax Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a position he has held since June 2015, and as a member of its board of directors since July 2015. Prior to joining Syndax, Dr. Morrison served as Executive Vice President, Global Medicines Development and Chief Medical Officer at AstraZeneca plc from January 2012 to June 2015, leading the company’s global, late-stage development organization and serving as a member of the AstraZeneca senior executive team.

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Ann D. Rhoads

Director

Ann D. Rhoads has served as a member of our board of directors since June 10, 2020. Ms. Rhoads most recently served as Chief Financial Officer of Forty Seven, Inc. (acquired by Gilead Sciences, Inc.), a position she held from March 2018 until its sale to Gilead in 2020. Previously, from 2010 to January 2017, Ms. Rhoads was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Zogenix, Inc. From 1998 through 2009, Ms. Rhoads was at Premier, Inc., serving as Vice President, Strategic Initiatives from 1998 to 2000 before serving as Chief Financial Officer from 2000 through the 2009.

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Carol Schafer

Director

Carol A. Schafer has served as a member of our board of directors since March 2019. Ms. Schafer is currently a consultant in the biotech industry and has more than 25 years of experience in investment banking, equity capital markets, corporate finance and business development in the biopharmaceutical sector. From April 2007 to September 2018, she held various positions of increasing responsibility at Wells Fargo Securities, most recently serving as Vice Chair, Equity Capital Markets.

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Lloyd M. Segal

Director

Lloyd M. Segal has served as our President and Chief Executive Officer and as a member of our board of directors since our incorporation in September 2016. From February 2010 to January 2016, he was a Managing Partner with Persistence Capital Partners, a Canadian-based healthcare private equity investor. Previously, Mr. Segal was a consultant with McKinsey & Company, and served as chief executive officer of several emerging biotechnology companies including Advanced Bioconcept Inc., Caprion Pharmaceuticals Inc. (now Caprion Biosciences), which he co-founded, and Thallion Pharmaceuticals Inc.

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