Dr. Vlad Hogenhuis, MD, MBA
Dr. Hogenhuis joined Rezolute as a board member in March 2021. He is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Chimera Bioengineering, where he also serves on the Board of Directors. He previously served as Chief Operating Officer of Ultragenyx with responsibilities for global commercial operations, business development, and manufacturing of medicines for patients with rare diseases. Before that, Dr. Hogenhuis served as Senior Vice President and Global Franchise Head, Specialty Pharmaceuticals of GlaxoSmithKline. Earlier in his career, he served in leadership positions at Merck in the US, China, and Europe, where he was responsible for managing the P&L of specialty and cardiovascular care medicines. He also served as a National Institutes of Health Fellow in Medical Decision Making at New England Medical Center in Boston, and as a Naval Lieutenant Surgeon in the Royal Dutch Navy. Dr. Hogenhuis currently serves on the board of GATT Technologies B.V., a private company in the Netherlands developing novel surgical hemostats and sealants. He previously served as a member of the Board of Directors of Vision 2020, a global initiative for the elimination of avoidable blindness, a joint program of the World Health Organization and the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness. Dr. Hogenhuis received his M.D. Cum Laude from the University of Leiden in the Netherlands, and a M.B.A. from the Wharton School of Business at The University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.