Cameron joined Repare Therapeutics in mid-2016 to lead the drug discovery efforts on newly identified synthetic lethal targets. Prior to this, he spent 18 years at Merck Frosst during which time he was responsible for the identification of seven drug candidates. He led both the discovery and early clinical development of the cathepsin K inhibitor odanacatib, a once-weekly treatment for osteoporosis.
In 2010 he was made Site Scientific Operations Lead, responsible for the objectives and staffing of all discovery programs at Merck Frosst. Cameron went on to co-found Kaneq Pharma in 2010 and Kanyr Pharma in 2013 to develop drugs targeting metabolic disease and cancer, respectively.
Cameron holds a B.Sc. from the University of Saskatchewan and a Ph.D. in Chemistry from Harvard University.
Lloyd M. Segal
President & CEO
Lloyd is an Entrepreneur-in-residence at Versant Ventures, and from 2010-2016 was a Managing Partner at Persistence Capital Partners, a leading Healthcare private equity investor. He held CEO roles at Caprion Pharmaceticals, which he co-founded, Advanced Bioconcept and Thallion Pharmaceuticals, and has served as a director of several public and private corporations in the U.S. and Canada.
In 2013, he was honored by the Financial Times as Outstanding Corporate Director of the Year. He currently acts as Chairman of LMC Diabetes & Endocrinology, North America’s largest community endocrinology and diabetes practice, and Board Chairman of MedReleaf Inc. (TSX:LEAF), Canada’s leading medical cannabis provider and a member of the Board of GBC American Fund, a US growth-focussed mutual fund.
Lloyd holds a BA from Brandeis University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
EVP, Business & Corporate Development
Kim is Executive Vice President of Business & Corporate Development. Prior to joining Repare, he was Chief Business Officer and Chief Operating Officer at Resilience Therapeutics and CBO/SVP of Corporate Development & Strategy at Epirus Biopharmaceuticals.
He was previously Executive Director at Pfizer, where he held both global operational and strategy roles. There, he helped lead the design and execution of the R&D operational turnaround and led strategic efforts to enter and expand into new markets, as Head, External Strategy & Innovation. In this role, he initiated and led the strategy development and operational launch of Pfizer’s integrated, pan-enterprise Immuno-Oncology platform. Prior to Pfizer, he was Vice President in Global Investment Research at Goldman Sachs, covering the global Specialty and Large Cap Pharmaceutical sectors as an analyst.
Dr. Seth holds an AB cum laude in Economics from Harvard College and a Ph.D. in Neurobiology from Harvard University.
EVP, Head of R&D
Michael is the Executive Vice President, Head of Research and Development at Repare Therapeutics. Prior to joining Repare, he led the oncology bioscience organization at AstraZeneca R&D Boston. In this role he served on the global science leadership team, oncology research board and the Acerta research and early development teams accountable for strategy, key collaborations/partnerships and delivery of an innovative portfolio of patient centric drug discovery programs.
He helped to transform the AstraZeneca pipeline through strategic builds in the immuno-oncology, tumor drivers and resistance and DNA damage response areas. His group delivered multiple novel therapies in the clinic including inhibitors of protein-protein interactions, enzymatic function, bromodomain interactions and nucleic acid based therapeutics in collaboration with Ionis Pharmaceuticals.
Dr. Michael Zinda holds a B.Sc. In Biology from the Minnesota State University Moorhead and a Ph.D. In Molecular Biology from Vanderbilt University. He received his post-doctoral training at Princeton University and Eli Lilly & Company.