Zoltan Kerekes serves as our Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President and is a member of our board of directors. Mr. Kerekes has over 30 years of experience in law, business and the life sciences. Mr. Kerekes is co-founder and Managing Partner of PIPV. In this capacity, he manages relationships with pharmaceutical companies and sources of capital, and leads transactions in the establishment of portfolio companies and acts as an advisor, Chairman or board member for portfolio companies. During his time at PIPV, Mr. Kerekes has been a co-founder and a board member of several pharmaceutical companies, including iCeutica; Iroko Pharmaceuticals, LLC, Churchill Pharmaceuticals LLC and Glycan Biosciences LLC. Prior to co-founding PIPV, Mr. Kerekes was a director for GlaxoSmithKline Ventures, where he led various compound and intellectual property transactions. Previously, Mr. Kerekes was a Senior Patent Counsel with GlaxoSmithKline, responsible for protecting and enforcing GlaxoSmithKline’s intellectual property. Prior to joining GlaxoSmithKline, Mr. Kerekes was an attorney practicing in the New York City office of White & Case LLP, a leading international law firm. Mr. Kerekes holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Fordham University and a Juris Doctor from Boston University School of Law. We believe Mr. Kerekes is well-qualified to serve as a member of our board of directors due to his pharmaceutical industry experience and board experience.