People: Apellis Pharmaceuticals Inc (APLS.OQ)
3 Aug 2020
Dr. Gerald Chan Ph.D. serves as Independent Chairman of the Board of the Company. Dr. Chan co-founded Morningside Venture Investments, Ltd., or Morningside, a private investment group with venture, private equity and property investments, in 1986. He chairs the strategic advisory board of the Morningside Center for Innovative and Affordable Medicine at Emory University. He has served as a member of Scientific Advisory Committee of Brigham and Women’s Hospital since 2018, the Global Advisory Council of Harvard University since 2012 and the Dean’s Board of Advisors of the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health since 2011. He has served as trustee of Scripps Research Institute since 2016. Dr. Chan serves on the board of directors of Stealth BioTherapeutics Corp. and Hang Lung Group Limited. He previously chaired the Innovation Advisory Committee of Wellcome Trust from 2016 until 2020 and served as a director of Aduro Biotech Inc. from 2014 to 2018. Dr. Chan received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in engineering from the University of California, Los Angeles, and his Master’s degree in medical radiological physics and Doctor of Science degree in radiation biology from Harvard University. He did his post-doctoral training at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Dr. Chan was elected to membership in the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2017. We believe that Dr. Chan is qualified to serve on our board of directors because of his extensive experience in life science investments and serving on boards of directors.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||76,750|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||183,535|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||260,285|