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This profile was last updated on 11/23/15  and contains information from public web pages and contributions from the ZoomInfo community.

Mr. Kevin P. Starr

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Phone: (617) ***-****  
Email: k***@***.com
Third Rock Ventures LLC
29 Newbury Street
Boston , Massachusetts 02116
United States

Company Description: At Third Rock we seek bold ideas and new frontiers that will pave the way for disruptive technologies and science which promise to dramatically improve the lives of...   more

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations


  • Master of Science degree , Corporate Finance
    Boston College
  • Bachelor of Arts degree , Mathematics and Business
    Colby College
  • M.S. , Corporate Finance
    Boston College
  • B.A. , Mathematics and Business
    Colby College
  • MBA training
    Boston College
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Web References
Boston PE.VC Board - Financial Executives Alliance, 22 Nov 2015 [cached]
Kevin Gillis Partner & CFO Third Rock Ventures
Kevin has approximately 20 years of financial experience, successfully designing, overseeing and managing the financial operations for both newly emerging and established biotech companies. Hejoined Third Rock Ventures in 2008 and oversees the operational, financial and administrative aspects of the firm. He also directs and oversees the initial operational activities for Third Rock portfolio companies.Prior to joining Third Rock Ventures, Kevin was Vice President of Finance at Coley Pharmaceutical Group, supporting the company's successful initial public offering in 2005 and overseeing the finances related to the company's acquisition by Pfizer in 2008. Prior to Coley, Kevin served in a number of senior finance roles at Millennium Pharmaceuticals and The Coca-Cola Company.
Our People Third Rock Ventures, 29 Sept 2015 [cached]
Kevin Gillis
Partner/Chief Financial Officer
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Kevin Starr Director
Kevin Starr is a proven operational leader with more than 25 years of experience building and operating leading biotech companies. Mr. Starr co-founded Third Rock Ventures in 2007 and focuses on the formation, development and business strategy of the firm's portfolio companies, as well as actively identifying and evaluating new investments. Prior to Third Rock Ventures, Mr. Starr was chief operating officer and chief financial officer at Millennium Pharmaceuticals, where he led key roles in raising billions of dollars in capital through strategic alliances and public financing and driving growth through company expansion and mergers and acquisitions. Earlier in his career, he served in various executive roles at Millennium BioTherapeutics, Biogen and Digital Equipment Corporation. He is currently a board member of Alnylam Pharmaceuticals.
Mr. Starr holds a B.A. in mathematics and business from Colby College and an M.S. in corporate finance from Boston College.
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Kevin P. Starr
Chairman of the Board of Directors
Kevin P. Starr . Mr. Starr has served as a member of our Board of Directors since September 2011. In 2007, Mr. Starr co-founded Third Rock Ventures, a venture capital firm where he remains a partner. From 2003 to 2007, Mr. Starr undertook a number of entrepreneurial endeavors in the life science and entertainment industries. From 2001 to 2002, Mr. Starr served as chief operating officer of Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. He also served as Millennium’s chief financial officer from 1998 to 2002. Mr. Starr currently serves on the board of directors of Agios Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc., PanOptica, Inc., MyoKardia, Inc., Global Blood Therapeutics, Inc., Afferent Pharmaceuticals, Inc., and Zafgen, Inc. Mr. Starr received an M.S. in corporate finance from Boston College and a B.S./B.A. in mathematics and business from Colby College. Mr. Starr’s qualifications to serve on our Board of Directors include his executive management roles with responsibility over key financial and business planning functions and experience in the formation, development and business strategy of multiple start-up companies in the life sciences sector.
Kevin P. Starr (11)
Each of Third Rock Ventures II GP, L.P. (“TRV GP”), the general partner of TRV LP, Third Rock Ventures II GP, LLC (“TRV LLC”), the general partner of TRV GP, and Mark Levin, Kevin Starr and Robert Tepper, the managers of TRV LLC, may be deemed to have voting and investment power over the shares held of record by TRV LP.
Investment decisions with respect to the shares held by TRV LP are made by an investment committee at TRV GP comprised of Mark Levin, Kevin Starr, and Bob Tepper.
Mr. Starr and Dr. Paul are members of our Board of Directors, and Mr. Starr is a managing member of TRV GP, LLC, which is the general partner of Third Rock Ventures GP, L.P., the general partner of Third Rock Ventures, L.P. and a managing member of TRV.
Mr. Starr and Dr. Paul are members of our Board of Directors, and Mr. Starr is a managing member of TRV GP, LLC, which is the general partner of Third Rock Ventures GP, L.P., the general partner of Third Rock Ventures, L.P. and a managing member of TRV.
These consulting fees were paid to TRV in amounts mutually agreed upon in advance by us and TRV in consideration of certain strategic and ordinary course business operations consulting services provided to us on an as-needed basis, from time to time and at our request, by individuals related to TRV, including Dr. Paul but not including Mr. Starr.
None of these consulting fees were paid directly or indirectly to Mr. Starr and Dr. Paul.
Our Board of Directors has determined that all members of the Board of Directors, except Dr. Jonas and Mr. Starr, are independent, as determined in accordance with the rules of the NASDAQ Stock Market.
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