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Matthew R. Stober

President & Chief Executive Officer

Matthew Stober is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Istari Oncology. Mr. Stober has more than 30 years of…

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Andrea True Kelly, PhD

VP, Medical Affairs

Dr. True Kelly began her work at Istari in 2017, bringing with her more than 20 years of combined research…

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Garrett Nichols, MD, MS

Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Nichols most recently served as Chief Medical Officer for Chimerix, Inc., where he led the development efforts for dociparstat…

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Alexander S. Tracy, PhD

Chief Technical Officer

Dr. Tracy possesses more than 20 years of industry experience developing and commercializing complex therapeutics, including biologics, vaccines, and tissue-based…

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Marc Banjak

General Counsel & Corporate Secretary

Mr. Banjak joins Istari with many years’ experience in the pharmaceutical and legal industries. He previously served as the general…

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Lauren Neighbours, PhD, RAC

VP, Regulatory Affairs

Dr. Neighbours comes to Istari with many years of industry experience working for companies and organizations. Prior to joining our…

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Bud Nelson, PhD, JD

Chief Intellectual Property Counsel

Dr. Nelson has more than 20 years experience in intellectual property protection and technology development and management and more than…

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Dani P. Bolognesi, PhD

Chief Scientific Officer

Dr. Bolognesi is Professor Emeritus at Duke Medical Center, presently serving in a special capacity within Duke University Medical Center…

Shannon Morris, MD, PhD

VP, Clinical Development

Dr. Morris has multiple decades of industry experience in the clinical research and development fields. After spending nearly 10 years…

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Matt Farber, CPA

VP, Finance

Mr. Farber comes to Istari with more than 25 years of financial experience in both public accounting and industry. His…

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Sarah Krepp, SPHR

VP, Human Resources & Administration

Ms. Krepp brings more than 16 years of Biological and Human Resource experience to Istari. She began her career working…

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John Higgins

VP, Commercial & Strategic Planning

Mr. Higgins brings extensive commercial experience with a focus in oncology and rare diseases. He has a proven track record…

Robert R. Bonczek, JD, MBA

Chief Administrative Officer

Mr. Bonczek has been instrumental in helping companies through IPOs, secondary equity offerings, private placements, transactional advice for M&As, strategic…

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