Burton G. Malkiel, Ph.D.
Burton G. Malkiel, Ph.D., has served as a director since October 2013. Prior to our spin off from Theravance, Inc. in June 2014 and since July 2007, Dr. Malkiel served as a director of Theravance, Inc. Dr. Malkiel, the Chemical Bank Chairman’s Professor of Economics at Princeton University since 1988, is the author of A Random Walk Down Wall Street. He is also the author of over 125 articles and is the author or co-author of nine other books. From 1981 to 1988 he was dean of the Yale University School of Management and also served as the William S. Beinecke Professor of Management Studies. He is a past appointee to the President’s Council of Economic Advisors. In addition, Dr. Malkiel currently serves on the board of directors of several corporations including The Vanguard Group Ltd. and Genmab AS, a biotechnology company. He also serves on several investment management boards including the Investment Committees for the American Philosophical Association and Alpha Shares, LLC. He is a past president of the American Finance Association and the International Atlantic Economic Association. He holds a B.A. and M.B.A. degree from Harvard University and a Ph.D. degree from Princeton University.