Meet the Team

We are explorers of unknown territory.

Our team is made up of scientists, physicians and drug developers.

Our Team

Board of Directors

Tillman Gerngross, PhD
Chairman of the Board
Arnon Rosenthal, PhD
Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder
David Wehner
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Louis J. Lavigne Jr., MBA
Lead Independent Director
Terry McGuire
Polaris

Science Advisory Board

Adam Boxer, MD, PhD
Director of UCSF Neuroscience Clinical Research Unit
Marco Colonna, MD
Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
Stephen Hauser, MD
Chair of the Department of Neurology at UCSF
Michael Heneka, MD
Chair of the Department of Neurology at University of Bonn
Lewis Lanier, PhD
Chair of the Department of Microbiology and Immunology at UCSF
Liqun Luo, PhD
Member of National Academy of Sciences, Stanford University
Richard Scheller, PhD
Member of National Academy of Sciences, 23andMe
Thomas Christian Südhof, MD, PhD
Nobel Laureate, Stanford University
Robert Vassar, PhD
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Berislav Zlokovic, MD, PhD
Chair of the Department of Physiology & Neuroscience at USC

Letter from the Founder

“I have invested much of my 36 years in the biotech industry into building teams that develop innovative therapeutics in neuroscience.”

“I have invested much of my 36 years in the biotech industry into building teams that develop innovative therapeutics in neuroscience.”