2017 Advisory Board

  • Simon Amies, Partner, Covington & Burling, LLP
  • Ben Bonifant, Founder, Triangle Insights Group
  • Sara Jane Demy, Founder and CEO, Demy-Colton Life Science Advisors (co-Chair)
  • Nooman Haque, Director of Life Sciences, Silicon Valley Bank UK
  • Stephanie Leouzon, Partner and Head of Europe, Torreya Partners
  • Erik Manting, Executive Director, Corporate Finance, Kempen & Co.
  • Simon Moroney, PhD, Co-Founder, Chair and CEO,  Morphosys AG
  • Edwin Moses, PhD, CEO, Ablynx NV
  • Tim Opler, PhD, Co-Founder and Partner, Torreya Partners
  • Dennis Purcell, Founder and Senior Advisor, Aisling Capital (co-Chair)
  • Denise Scots-Knight, PhD, CEO, Mereo BioPharma Group Ltd
  • Gretchen L.P. Schweitzer, Managing Director, Europe, MacDougall Biomedical Communications

2017 Professional Advisors and Discussants

  • Steve Dickman, CEO, CBT Advisors
  • Julia Gregory, CEO, ContraFect (retired)
  • Ted Haack, Owner and Managing Partner, Haack & Associates
  • Rolf Hoffmann, Senior Vice President, US Operations, Amgen
  • Wills Hughes-Wilson, Senior Vice President, Chief Patient Access Officer, Swedish Orphan Biovitrum
  • Katja Stout, Director, Citigate Dewe Rogerson