Valence Advantage Life Sciences
Eric W. Roberts has served as a member of our board of directors since June 2012. Since January 2012, Mr. Roberts has been a founding Managing Director of Valence Life Sciences. Since June 2006, Mr. Roberts has been a founding Managing Director of Caxton Advantage Venture Partners. From 1986 to 2004, Mr. Roberts served in a variety of roles as an investment banker, including as Managing Director and Partner at Dillon, Read & Co. and Managing Director and Co-Head of the Healthcare Investment Banking Group at Lehman Brothers. Mr. Roberts received a B.S. in economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. We believe Mr. Roberts is qualified to serve as a member of our board of directors because of his experience as an investment banker and venture capitalist in the healthcare industry.