Craig Barrows joined ImmunoGen in October 2007 with over twenty years of legal experience – thirteen as chief corporate legal officer – and a strong transactional background. Mr. Barrows was general counsel of M/A-COM, Inc. from 1994 until the company was acquired in 1996, general counsel and secretary of Media 100 Inc. before he joined New England Business Service, Inc. (NEBS) in 1998, and vice president, general counsel and secretary of NEBS until the company was acquired in 2004. Mr. Barrows was vice president, general counsel and assistant secretary of Mercury Computer Systems, Inc. Before transitioning to in-house counsel, Mr. Barrows focused on corporate and securities law at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom. He earned his undergraduate degree at the University of Chicago and his law degree at Fordham University School of Law.
Dr. Gregory joined ImmunoGen in 2015 bringing over twenty-five years of scientific and research management experience, most of it gained in positions of increasing responsibility at Genzyme. In 2003, he was appointed the head of research at Genzyme, with responsibility for early research – from discovery to development – for all Genzyme therapeutic areas, including an ADC initiative. Following Sanofi’s acquisition of Genzyme in 2011, Dr. Gregory was appointed head of the Sanofi-Genzyme R&D Center and in that capacity was responsible for Genzyme R&D from discovery through regulatory approval. Richard received his doctorate in biochemistry from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, followed by post-doctoral research in cancer genetics at the Worcester Foundation for Experimental Biology.
David Johnston joined ImmunoGen in December 2013 as EVP and CFO bringing to ImmunoGen more than 30 years of experience in corporate finance, including 15 years in senior financial functions at biotechnology companies, as well as extensive experience in corporate planning. Prior to joining ImmunoGen, Mr. Johnston was chief financial officer at AVEO Pharmaceuticals Inc. Prior to joining AVEO in 2007, he was Senior Vice President of Finance, Corporate Planning and Analysis at Genzyme Corporation and, before that, the VP Finance and CFO of Genzyme Biosurgery. Prior to joining Genzyme in 1998, Mr. Johnston held financial, planning and analysis positions of increasing responsibility at several major corporations. He holds a BS degree from Washington and Lee University and an MBA from the University of Michigan.
Berkenblit joined ImmunoGen in 2015 and is responsible for
leading the clinical development of ImmunoGen's novel, wholly owned product
candidates.She has extensive
experience in the clinical development of novel anticancer therapies, including
five years heading clinical research at two oncology-focused companies.
to joining ImmunoGen,Dr.
Berkenblitwas Senior Vice
President, Clinical Development atH3
Biomedicine, a developer of targeted anticancer compounds founded byEisai Pharmaceuticals. Prior toH3 Biomedicine, she was VP, Head of
Clinical Research at AVEO Oncology, where she led the clinical development of
oncology product candidates spanning early testing to registration trials.
Prior to AVEO, Dr. Berkenblit held positions of increasing responsibility at
Wyeth and then Pfizer, becoming Vice President, Neratinib Asset Team Leader in
the Pfizer Oncology Business Unit.
Berkenblitearned an MD degree
fromHarvard Medical School, and
an MMSc degree in the Clinical Investigator Training Program of Harvard/MIT
Health Sciences & Technology. She completed her internship and residency at
Brigham and Women's Hospital, then went on to a hematology/oncology fellowship
atBeth Israel Deaconess Medical
Center where she stayed on staff to focus on clinical research in GYN and GI
malignancies. She also led the Phase I oncology clinical trial program as part
of theDana-Farber/Harvard Cancer
Center, prior to transitioning to industry.
Mr. Williams brings to ImmunoGen over twenty years of business development, deal negotiation and technology in- and out-licensing experience. Prior to joining ImmunoGen in August 2009, he was Senior Director of Business Development at Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc., where he played a central role in the successful execution of large out-licensing and alliance transactions with global pharmaceutical companies. His positions prior to joining Alnylam include being Senior Director of Business Development at Millennium Pharmaceuticals, where he led several major alliances and transactions, and Associate Director, Office of Technology Licensing & Industry Sponsored Research, at Harvard Medical School, where he led activities related to commercializing in-house technology innovations. Mr. Williams has a Masters of Science degree in Management Science (accredited MBA) from the Imperial College of Science, Technology & Medicine, University of London, UK, and a Bachelors of Science degree in Biology from the University of Sussex, UK.