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Blueprint Medicines Corp (BPMC.OQ)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Daniel Lynch

61 2012 Chairman of the Board

Jeffrey Albers

47 2014 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

Michael Landsittel

47 2019 Chief Financial Officer

Kathryn Haviland

43 2019 Chief Operating Officer

Christopher Murray

56 2017 Senior Vice President, Technical Operations

Marion Dorsch

54 2016 Chief Scientific Officer

Tracey McCain

51 2017 Chief Legal Officer, Chief Compliance Officer

Ariel Hurley

45 2019 Vice President - Finance, Controller

Anthony Boral

56 2016 Chief Medical Officer

Christina Rossi

43 2018 Chief Commercial Officer

Alexis Borisy

47 2014 Director

Lonnel Coats

54 2016 Independent Director

George Demetri

62 2014 Independent Director

Mark Goldberg

64 2016 Independent Director

Nicholas Lydon

62 2016 Independent Director

Charles Rowland

60 2015 Independent Director

Lynn Seely

60 2016 Independent Director

Kristin Hodous

2017 IR Contact Officer

Biographies

Name Description

Daniel Lynch

Mr. Daniel (Dan) S. Lynch is the Chairman of the Board at Blueprint Medicines, Corp. Mr. Lynch has served as chairman of our board of directors since September 2012. Mr. Lynch served as a venture partner at Third Rock from May 2013 to December 2016 and served as an entrepreneur-in-residence at Third Rock from May 2011 to May 2013 and interim chief executive officer of Surface Oncology, Inc., or Surface Oncology, from September 2017 to January 2018. Mr. Lynch has served as chairman of the board of directors and chairman of the compensation committee of Surface Oncology since December 2016, chairman of the board of directors of Sesen Bio (formerly Eleven Biotherapeutics, Inc.) since December 2013, a member of the board of directors of Translate Bio, Inc. since June 2012 (including as chairman of the board of directors since March 2015) and as chairman of the board of directors of bluebird bio, Inc. since May 2011. Mr. Lynch served as a member of the board of directors of BIND from October 2012 to July 2016. In addition, Mr. Lynch currently serves on the board of directors of SpringWorks Therapeutics, LLC, a privately held biopharmaceutical company. From April 2001 to November 2005, Mr. Lynch served as the chief financial officer and then the chief executive officer of ImClone Systems Inc. Mr. Lynch received a B.A. in mathematics from Wesleyan University and an M.B.A. from the Darden Graduate School of Business Administration at the University of Virginia. We believe that Mr. Lynch’s experience as a senior executive and service on the boards of directors of other life sciences companies qualifies him to serve as a member of our board of directors.

Jeffrey Albers

Mr. Jeffrey W. Albers, J.D., serves as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of the Company. Mr. Albers has served as our president and chief executive officer and a member of our board of directors since July 2014. In addition, Mr. Albers currently serves on the board of directors, audit committee and compensation committee of Magenta Therapeutics, Inc. and on the board of directors of the New England Division of the American Cancer Society. Mr. Albers has nearly a decade of experience in leadership roles in the biopharmaceutical industry. Prior to joining us, from January 2012 to April 2014, he was president of Algeta ASA, or Algeta, a Norwegian biopharmaceutical company, where he oversaw the commercial and business functions. At Algeta, Mr. Albers was responsible for the U.S. launch of Radium-223 in metastatic castrate resistant prostate cancer. Prior to Algeta, from July 2005 to November 2011, Mr. Albers was at Genzyme Corporation, or Genzyme, a biotechnology company that is now a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sanofi S.A., most recently as vice president of the U.S. hematology and oncology business unit. Mr. Albers received a B.S. from Indiana University and an M.B.A. and a J.D. from Georgetown University. We believe that Mr. Albers’ leadership in the life sciences industry qualifies him to serve on our board of directors.

Michael Landsittel

Mr. Michael Landsittel is Chief Financial Officer of Blueprint Medicines Corporation. He has served as our chief financial officer since January 2019. Mr. Landsittel previously served as our vice president, finance from February 2016 to January 2019 and as our senior director, finance from September 2014 to February 2016. Prior to joining, Mr. Landsittel served as senior director, finance at Algeta from October 2012 to July 2014, as director, finance at Infinity Pharmaceuticals, Inc. from March 2012 to October 2012 and held various business development and strategic planning roles of increasing responsibility at Genzyme from August 2002 to March 2012. Mr. Landsittel began his career at Arthur Andersen LLP, and he earned his certified public accountant license in Illinois. Mr. Landsittel received a B.B.A from the University of Michigan and an M.B.A. from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.

Kathryn Haviland

Ms. Kathryn (Kate) Haviland is Chief Operating Officer of the Company. Ms. Haviland has served as our chief operating officer since January 2019. Ms. Haviland previously served as our Chief Business Officer from January 2016 to January 2019. Prior to joining us, Ms. Haviland served as Vice President, Rare Diseases and Oncology Program Leadership at Idera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. from April 2014 to December 2015, as Head of Commercial Development at Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. from June 2012 to April 2014, as Executive Director of Commercial Development at PTC Therapeutics, Inc. from April 2007 to June 2012 and held various corporate development and project management roles at Genzyme from July 2005 to April 2007. Ms. Haviland currently serves as a member of the board of directors of Fulcrum Therapeutics, a privately held biopharmaceutical company. Ms. Haviland received a B.A. from Wesleyan University with a double major in biochemistry/molecular biology and economics and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

Christopher Murray

Dr. Christopher K. Murray, Ph.D., is Senior Vice President, Technical Operations of the company. He has served as our senior vice president, technical operations since October 2017. Prior to joining us, from January 2014 to May 2017, Dr. Murray served as vice president, technical operations at ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc., or ARIAD. In this role, Dr. Murray oversaw all aspects of commercial and clinical manufacturing, supply chain and logistics, process development, quality control and analytical chemistry for ARIAD’s approved products and product candidates, including Iclusig® (ponatinib) and Alunbrig® (brigatinib). From 2004 to December 2013, Dr. Murray held multiple roles of increasing responsibility at ARIAD related to process development, manufacturing and clinical supply. Prior to joining ARIAD, Dr. Murray served in various positions with Allos Therapeutics, Inc. and Hauser Inc. related to clinical and commercial manufacturing and supply of active pharmaceutical ingredient. Dr. Murray holds a B.S. from Hope College with a major in chemistry and a Ph.D. in chemistry from the University of Chicago.

Marion Dorsch

Dr. Marion Dorsch, Ph.D., has been appointed as Chief Scientific Officer of the Company. Dr. Dorsch has served as our chief scientific officer since November 2016. Prior to joining us, from April 2012 to November 2016, Dr. Dorsch served as Vice President of Biology at Agios Pharmaceuticals, Inc., or Agios. In this role, she was responsible for novel target validation, drug discovery, and biomarker strategy across Agios’ cancer, rare genetic diseases and immuno-oncology portfolios. During her tenure at Agios, Dr. Dorsch contributed to the successful advancement of several molecules targeting defined genetic lesions into clinical trials. Prior to joining Agios, Dr. Dorsch was the Director of Cancer Biology at Sanofi Oncology, where she oversaw drug discovery efforts. Earlier in her career, Dr. Dorsch served as research project leader for sonidegib (Odomzo®), now approved in the United States and European Union for the treatment of locally advanced basal cell carcinoma, at the Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research and also worked in Inflammation Discovery at Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Dr. Dorsch received her Ph.D. in Tumor Immunology from the Free University of Berlin, Germany and was a postdoctoral fellow at Columbia University in New York.

Tracey McCain

Ms. Tracey L. Mccain Esq., is Chief Legal Officer, Chief Compliance Officer of the Company. She has served as our executive vice president and chief legal officer since September 2016 and as our chief compliance officer since June 2017. Prior to joining us, from January 2016 to September 2016, Ms. McCain served as Senior Vice President and Head of Legal of Sanofi Genzyme, a global business unit of Sanofi. Ms. McCain held roles of increasing responsibility after joining Genzyme Corporation, or Genzyme, in May 1997, including becoming its General Counsel after Genzyme was acquired by Sanofi in 2011. In her capacity as Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Genzyme from May 2011 to December 2015, she oversaw all aspects of its legal department in the United States and Europe, including general corporate, commercial and intellectual property matters. Prior to joining Genzyme, Ms. McCain was an associate at the law firm Palmer & Dodge LLP. Ms. McCain currently serves as a member of the board of directors and audit committee of Kiniksa Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. Ms. McCain holds a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania with a major in political science and a J.D. from Columbia University School of Law.

Ariel Hurley

Ms. Ariel Hurley is Vice President - Finance, Controller of the Company. She has served as our vice president, finance and controller since February 2019. Ms. Hurley previously served as our Senior Director, Controller from January 2016 to December 2018 and as our Director, Controller from September 2014 to December 2015. Prior to joining us, Ms. Hurley served in various accounting and finance roles at Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (now a wholly-owned subsidiary of Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited) from December 2005 to September 2014. Ms. Hurley began her career at Deloitte & Touche, LLP and has over 20 years of experience in finance and accounting roles of increasing responsibility. She earned her certified public accountant license in Massachusetts. Ms. Hurley received a B.S. in accounting from Providence College.

Anthony Boral

Dr. Anthony L. Boral, M.D., Ph.D., has been promoted as Chief Medical Officer of the Company. He has served as our chief medical officer since January 2016 and previously served as our senior vice president, clinical development from February 2015 to December 2015. Prior to joining us, from November 2010 to February 2015, Dr. Boral worked at the Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research, or Novartis, as executive director, oncology clinical research, serving as deputy site head for the Cambridge, Massachusetts site since 2013. At Novartis, Dr. Boral was responsible for the clinical aspects of various first-in-human compounds, including most recently ceritinib, an anaplastic lymphoma kinase inhibitor, and Novartis’ immune checkpoint inhibitor programs. Prior to Novartis, from 2002 to 2010 he worked at Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Inc., or Millennium, a biotechnology company in Cambridge, Massachusetts, which is now a wholly-owned subsidiary of Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited, or Takeda, including as vice president of oncology clinical research from October 2007 to October 2010. At Millennium, Dr. Boral was responsible for various aspects of the development of VELCADE®, a first-in-class cancer therapy now approved to treat multiple myeloma and non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Dr. Boral received a B.A. from Wesleyan University, and an M.D. and a Ph.D. from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, in New York.

Christina Rossi

Ms. Christina Rossi serves as Chief Commercial Officer of the company. She has served as our chief commercial officer since October 2018. Prior to joining us, from January 2015 to October 2018, Ms. Rossi served as the Multiple Sclerosis Business Unit Head, North America, at Sanofi Genzyme. In this role, she was responsible for all aspects of the financial performance of Sanofi Genzyme’s multiple sclerosis franchise and increased market share for existing products, led the launch of new therapies and optimized operations to accelerate patient access. Previously, Ms. Rossi served as Vice President, Multiple Sclerosis Sales at Sanofi Genzyme form May 2014 to December 2015 and Vice President, Multiple Sclerosis Patient and Provider Services at Sanofi Genzyme from June 2012 to May 2014. Prior to joining Sanofi Genzyme, Ms. Rossi served in various roles at Biogen, Inc., including Head, Commercial Strategy for Eidetica Biopharma GmbH, Biogen’s biosimilar-focused venture, and U.S. Brand Leader for TYSABRI® (natalizumab). In addition, Ms. Rossi consulted in the healthcare practice at the Boston Consulting Group. Ms. Rossi holds a B.S. in biology, cum laude, from Duke University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

Alexis Borisy

Mr. Alexis A. Borisy serves as Director of Blueprint Medicines, Corp., since April 2011. Mr. Borisy has served as a member of our board of directors since April 2011. Mr. Borisy co-founded Blueprint Medicines and served as our interim chief executive officer from May 2013 through July 2014. Since 2010, Mr. Borisy has been a partner at Third Rock Ventures, or Third Rock, a life sciences venture capital firm focused on the formation, development and strategy of new companies. Mr. Borisy currently serves on the board of directors for Magenta Therapeutics, Inc. In addition, Mr. Borisy currently serves on the board of directors of Revolution Medicines, Inc., a privately held biopharmaceutical company, and as executive chairman on the board of directors of the following privately held biopharmaceutical companies: Celsius Therapeutics, Inc., Relay Therapeutics, Inc. and Tango Therapeutics, Inc. From November 2013 to March 2018, Mr. Borisy served as a member of the board of directors of Editas Medicine, Inc. From 2007 to 2012, Mr. Borisy served as chairman of FORMA Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering and developing medicines in cancer and other genetically-driven diseases. Mr. Borisy co-founded Foundation Medicine, Inc., or Foundation Medicine, where he served as its interim chief executive officer from 2009 to 2011 and has served as a member of its board of directors since 2009, including as chairman of Foundation Medicine’s board of directors from 2011 to February 2017. In 2000, Mr. Borisy founded CombinatoRx, Inc. and served as its chief executive officer and on its board of directors from 2000 to 2009. Mr. Borisy received an A.B. in chemistry from the University of Chicago and an A.M. from Harvard University. We believe Mr. Borisy’s detailed knowledge of our company and long tenure with us, having served as one of our founders, along with his experience working with and serving on the boards of directors of life sciences companies and his experience working in the venture capital.

Lonnel Coats

Mr. Lonnel Coats is an Independent Director of the Company. He has served as a member of our board of directors since February 2016. Since July 2014, Mr. Coats has served as president and chief executive officer and a member of the board of directors of Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc., or Lexicon, a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of breakthrough therapies for the treatment of type 1 and type 2 diabetes and carcinoid syndrome. Prior to joining Lexicon, from 1996 through June 2014, Mr. Coats served in a series of leadership positions at Eisai Inc. and Eisai Corporation of North America, U.S. subsidiaries of Tokyo-based Eisai Co., Ltd., including as chief executive officer of Eisai Inc. from 2010 to June 2014 and as president and chief operating officer of Eisai Inc. from 2004 to 2010. Mr. Coats also previously held a variety of sales and management positions at Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a division of Johnson & Johnson, from 1988 to 1996. Mr. Coats received a B.S. from Oakland University. We believe that Mr. Coats’ extensive professional experience in the biotechnology industry, including developing and commercializing pharmaceutical products and managing pharmaceutical marketing and sales efforts, qualifies him to serve as a member of our board of directors.

George Demetri

Dr. George D. Demetri, M.D., serves as an Independent Director of the Company. He has served as a member of our board of directors since December 2014. Since 1989, Dr. Demetri has served on the faculty of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, or DFCI, and Harvard Medical School, where he is a Professor of Medicine and serves as a co-Director of the Ludwig Center at Harvard. At DFCI, Dr. Demetri is the Senior Vice President for Experimental Therapeutics, as well as an Associate Director for Clinical Sciences at the NCI-designated Dana-Farber/Harvard Comprehensive Cancer Center Consortium. Dr. Demetri’s research and clinical interests have centered on mechanism-based drug development for solid tumors, with an emphasis on molecularly-defined subsets of sarcomas such as gastrointestinal stromal tumors. Dr. Demetri has contributed to the development of several new drugs for sarcomas and other malignancies, including imatinib, sunitinib, dasatinib, trabectedin, everolimus, pazopanib and regorafenib. He was also a member of the scientific advisory board for Plexxikon Inc. and helped to develop the mutant BRAF inhibitor, vemurafenib. In addition, Dr. Demetri has served as a member of the board of directors and organization and compensation committee of Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc. since December 2017. Dr. Demetri serves as chair of the Science Policy and Government Affairs Committee for the American Association for Cancer Research as well as several other scientific and editorial advisory boards. Dr. Demetri received an A.B. in biochemistry from Harvard College and an M.D. from Stanford University School of Medicine. We believe that Dr. Demetri’s more than 25 years of experience as an oncologist and his significant leadership experience on various national and international scientific and company advisory boards qualifies him to serve as a member of our board of directors.

Mark Goldberg

Dr. Mark Alan Goldberg, M.D., is an Independent Director of the Company. Dr. Goldberg has served as a member of our board of directors since June 2015. Dr. Goldberg has served as a member of the board of directors, compensation committee and governance and nomination committee of ImmunoGen, Inc. since November 2011, a member of the board of directors, governance and nomination committee and compensation committee of GlycoMimetics, Inc. since July 2014, a member of the board of directors, audit committee and scientific committee of Idera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. since March 2014 and a member of the board of directors, compensation committee and scientific committee of Audentes Therapeutics, Inc. since December 2017. From April 2015 until December 2017, Dr. Goldberg served as a member of the board of directors of aTyr Pharma, Inc. In addition, Dr. Goldberg served as a member of the board of directors of Synageva Biopharma Corp., or Synageva, from October 2008 until November 2011, when he stepped down to become a member of the executive management team at Synageva. Dr. Goldberg served as a member of the executive management team at Synageva until late 2014, rising to executive vice president, medical and regulatory strategy. In late 2014, Dr. Goldberg stepped down from the executive management team at Synageva and continued to be employed part-time, contributing to medical and regulatory strategy until leaving Synageva in June 2015 upon its acquisition by Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Prior to joining Synageva, Dr. Goldberg served in various management capacities of increasing responsibility at Genzyme from November 1996 to July 2011, including most recently as senior vice president, clinical development and global therapeutic head, oncology, genetic health, and as chairman of Genzyme’s early product development board. Prior to joining Genzyme, Dr. Goldberg was a full-time staff physician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, where he still holds appointments.

Nicholas Lydon

Dr. Nicholas B. Lydon, Ph.D., FRS is an Independent Director of the Company. Dr. Lydon is a scientific founder of Blueprint Medicines and has served as a member of our board of directors since April 2011. Dr. Lydon is a co-founder and scientific advisor of AnaptysBio Inc. and has served as a member of its board of directors since 2006. In addition, Dr. Lydon currently serves as the manager of Staurus Biopharma, LLC, a privately held biopharmaceutical company that he co-founded. From 2003 to 2009, Dr. Lydon served as a scientific advisor and member of the board of directors of Ambit Biosciences Corp., a biopharmaceutical company. From 2000 to 2002, Dr. Lydon served as vice president, small molecule drug discovery, at Amgen, Inc., or Amgen. Prior to joining Amgen, in 1997 Dr. Lydon founded Kinetix Pharmaceuticals, Inc., or Kinetix, a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of selective protein kinase inhibitors, which was acquired by Amgen in 2000, and served as Kinetix’s chief executive officer and member of its board of directors. Prior to founding Kinetix, Dr. Lydon worked for Ciba-Giegy AG (now Novartis AG) where he was responsible for the tyrosine protein kinase program, including the discovery and preclinical development of imatinib. Dr. Lydon, has been awarded the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award and the Japan Prize for his role in the development of imatinib. Dr. Lydon received a B.S. in biochemistry and zoology from the University of Leeds, England, and received a Ph.D. in biochemistry from the Medical Sciences Institute, University of Dundee, Scotland. We believe Dr. Lydon’s detailed knowledge of our company and long tenure with us, having served as one of our scientific founders, along with his experience working with and serving on the boards of directors of life sciences companies and his experience as a senior executive with several life sciences companies qualifies him to serve on our board of directors.

Charles Rowland

Mr. Charles A. Rowland, Jr., serves as an Independent Director of the Company. He has served as a member of our board of directors since March 2015. From April 2016 to February 2017, Mr. Rowland served as president and chief executive officer of Aurinia Pharmaceuticals Inc., or Aurinia, and as a member of the board of directors of Aurinia from July 2014 to February 2017. Mr. Rowland previously served as vice president and chief financial officer of ViroPharma Incorporated, or ViroPharma, an international biopharmaceutical company, from October 2008 until it was acquired by Shire plc in January 2014. Prior to joining ViroPharma, from 2006 to 2008, Mr. Rowland served as executive vice president and chief financial officer, as well as the interim co-chief executive officer, for Endo Pharmaceuticals Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company with a primary focus in pain management. Mr. Rowland previously held positions of increasing responsibility at the following biopharmaceutical companies: Biovail Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Breakaway Technologies, Inc., Pharmacia Corporation, Novartis AG and Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. Mr. Rowland has served as a member of the board of directors and chairman of the audit committee and compensation committee of Orchard Therapeutics plc since June 2018, as a member of the board of directors, chairman of the compensation committee and member of the audit committee of Viking Therapeutics, Inc. since July 2017 and as a member of the board of directors and chairman of the audit committee and compensation committee of Nabriva Therapeutics, AG, a biotechnology company based in Dublin, Ireland, since January 2015. In addition, Mr. Rowland currently serves on the board of directors and as chairman of the audit committee of Generation Bio, a privately held biopharmaceutical company. Mr. Rowland served as a member of the board of directors and audit committee of Idenix Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, from June 2013 it was acquired by Merck & Co., Inc. in August 2014.

Lynn Seely

Dr. Lynn Seely, M.D. is an Independent Director of the Company. Dr. Seely has served as a member of our board of directors since April 2016. Since June 2016, Dr. Seely has served as president and chief executive officer and a member of the board of directors of Myovant Sciences, Inc., or Myovant, a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing innovative therapies for women’s health diseases and other endocrine-related disorders. Prior to joining Myovant, Dr. Seely served as the chief medical officer of Medivation, Inc., or Medivation, from March 2005 until her retirement in October 2015, including as senior vice president and chief medical officer from January 2009 to October 2015. In this role, Dr. Seely led the development of XTANDI (enzalutamide) from the first-in-human clinical trial through global approvals, and actively participated in multiple drug development collaborations, including collaborations with Pfizer Inc. and Astellas Pharma US, Inc. for Phase 3 drug candidates, as well as the acquisition of talazoparib from BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. Prior to joining Medivation, from September 2002 to March 2005, Dr. Seely served as vice president of clinical development at Anesiva, Inc., formerly Corgentech Inc., where she participated in a collaboration with Bristol-Myers Squibb for a Phase 3 drug candidate. Dr. Seely previously served as vice president of clinical development for Cytyc Health Corporation, a subsidiary of Cytyc Corporation, from 2001 to 2002, and from 2000 to 2001, Dr. Seely served as vice president of clinical development at ProDuct Health, Inc., a privately held medical device company prior to its acquisition by Cytyc Corporation. Dr. Seely began her career as an associate director of clinical development at Chiron Corporation. Dr. Seely received a B.A. in journalism from the University of Oklahoma and an M.D. from the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine. She completed her residency and served as chief resident in internal medicine at Yale-New Haven Hospital

Kristin Hodous

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Daniel Lynch

398,383

Jeffrey Albers

9,740,800

Michael Landsittel

1,740,610

Kathryn Haviland

1,464,690

Christopher Murray

3,539,270

Marion Dorsch

2,882,290

Tracey McCain

2,647,960

Ariel Hurley

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Anthony Boral

2,674,740

Christina Rossi

3,745,260

Alexis Borisy

368,522

Lonnel Coats

375,355

George Demetri

376,716

Mark Goldberg

384,911

Nicholas Lydon

397,439

Charles Rowland

383,800

Lynn Seely

374,216

Kristin Hodous

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As Of  31 Dec 2018