People: Athersys Inc (ATHX.OQ)
Van Bokkelen, Gil
Dr. Gil Van Bokkelen, Ph.D., is Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Athersys Inc. Dr. Van Bokkelen has served as our Chief Executive Officer and Chairman since August 2000. Dr. Van Bokkelen co-founded Athersys in 1995 and has served as Chief Executive Officer and Director since the Company’s founding. Prior to May 2006, he also served as the Company’s President. Dr. Van Bokkelen is also the Chairman of the Board of Governors for the National Center for Regenerative Medicine. He serves on the board of the Alliance for Regenerative Medicine (and served as chairman from 2010 through 2012), a Washington D.C. based consortium of companies, patient advocacy groups, disease foundations, and clinical and research institutions that are committed to the advancement of the field of regenerative medicine, and served ex officio from 2013 to 2014. He has served on a number of other boards, including the Biotechnology Innovation Organization’s board of directors (from 2001 to 2004, and from 2008 to present). He received his Ph.D. in Genetics from Stanford University School of Medicine, his B.A. in Economics from the University of California at Berkeley, and his B.A. in Molecular Biology from the University of California at Berkeley.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||635,250|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||328,512|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||494,673|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||1,458,440|