Laura A. Brege
Laura A. Brege has served as a director of our company since May 2008. Ms. Brege is Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. where she is responsible for sales and marketing, medical affairs, legal, business development, and compliance functions. She joined Onyx in June 2006 as Executive Vice President and Chief Business Officer and was promoted to her current position in October 2007. Before joining Onyx, Ms. Brege was a general partner at Red Rock Management, a venture capital firm. Prior to Red Rock, she was Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at COR Therapeutics. Earlier in her career, Ms. Brege served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Flextronics and Vice President and Treasurer of The Cooper Companies. Ms. Brege earned her undergraduate degree from Ohio University and has an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago. Ms. Brege also serves on the boards of Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and The Ohio University Foundation.