Merdad Parsey

Chief Medical Officer at Gilead Sciences, Inc.

Merdad Parsey

Merdad Parsey

Chief Medical Officer at Gilead Sciences, Inc.

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Sagimet Biosciences, Inc.

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Chief Executive Officer, Director & CSO at Sagimet Biosciences, Inc.

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Chairman at Zyngenia, Inc.

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Director at Zyngenia, Inc.

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Managing Director at Westlake Village BioPartners

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Principal at Sagimet Biosciences, Inc.

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Director, Chief Medical Officer & Executive Vice President at Genentech, Inc.

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Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer at Gilead Sciences, Inc.

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Co-Founder at EQRx, Inc.

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Professor Emeritus, Biochemistry & Biophysics at University of California - San Francisco

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Senior Vice President & General Counsel at Genentech, Inc.

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Merdad Parsey
Chief Medical Officer at Gilead Sciences, Inc.
Education
Graduate
Class of 1995

Stanford University, located between San Francisco and San Jose in the heart of California's Silicon Valley, is one of the world's leading teaching and research universities. Since its opening in 1891, Stanford has been dedicated to finding solutions to big challenges and to preparing students for leadership in a complex world.

PhD Immunology
Class of 1992

The University of Maryland, College Park is a public research university, the flagship campus of the University System of Maryland, and the original 1862 land-grant institution in the State. The University of Maryland is committed to achieving excellence as the State’s primary center of research and graduate education and the institution of choice for undergraduate students of exceptional ability and promise. The University creates and applies knowledge for the benefit of the economy and culture of the State, the region, the nation, and beyond. As the flagship of the University System of Maryland, the University shares its research, educational, cultural, and technological strengths with businesses, government, and other educational institutions. The University counts among its greatest strengths -- and a major component of its excellence -- the diversity of its faculty, students, and staff. The University of Maryland, College Park is committed to equal educational opportunity and strives to hire a diverse faculty and staff of exceptional achievement through affirmative actions, to celebrate diversity in all of its programs and activities, and to recruit and retain qualified graduate and undergraduate minority students.

Career History
Chief Medical Officer
2019 - Current

Since 1987, Gilead Sciences has worked to discover, develop and commercialize medications to advance the care of patients suffering from life-threatening diseases in areas of unmet medical need. In 25 years, Gilead has become a leading biopharmaceutical company with a portfolio of 15 marketed products, a growing pipeline of investigational drugs and approximately 5,000 employees in offices across four continents. Gilead's therapeutic areas of focus include HIV/AIDS, hepatitis, serious respiratory, cardiovascular, and metabolic conditions, cancer and inflammation

Senior Director-Medical Group
2006 - Current

Genentech, Inc. develops, manufactures and markets pharmaceutical products for life-threatening medical conditions. It studies various areas including oncology, immunology, neuroscience, ophthalmic diseases, microbial pathogenesis, metabolic diseases, cardiovascular diseases, and opportunistic areas. The company was founded by Herb W. Boyer, Kenneth B. Lee and Robert A. Swanson in 1976 and is headquartered in South San Francisco, CA.

President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
2010 - 2015

Sagimet Biosciences, Inc. engages in the development of novel therapeutics for the treatment of infectious diseases. It offers TVB-2640, an an orally bioavailable, first-in-class FASN inhibitor. The company was founded by Urs F. Greber, Ari Helenius and Lucas Pelkmans in April 2007 and is headquartered in San Mateo, CA.

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$10K - $25K
2018

TO ENHANCE EFFORTS IN CARRYING ON THE EDUCATIONAL MISSION OF THE U OF MD MEDICAL SCHOOL.

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2017

TO ENHANCE EFFORTS IN CARRYING ON THE EDUCATIONAL MISSION OF THE U OF MD MEDICAL SCHOOL.

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2016

TO ENHANCE EFFORTS IN CARRYING ON THE EDUCATIONAL MISSION OF THE U OF MD MEDICAL SCHOOL.

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Sagimet Biosciences, Inc. raised money in a private placement transaction

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Sagimet Biosciences, Inc. raised money in a private placement transaction

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Sagimet Biosciences, Inc. raised money in a private placement transaction

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