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Dr. Robert A. Fildes

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La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company

10182 Telesis Court 6Th Floor

San Diego, California 92121

United States

Company Description

La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of innovative therapies intended to significantly improve outcomes in patients suffering from life-threatening diseases. The company ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Senior Executive

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

President, and and Or Chief Executive Officer

Atlantic Technology Ventures , Inc.

Senior Executive

GlaxoSmithKline plc


Inimex Pharmaceuticals Inc.


Executive Advisor
CM Capital Investments

Board Member
CIBA Vision Corporation

Board Member
Viagene , Inc.

Member of the Investment Committee
Royal Canadian Bank

Board Member
Carrington Laboratories , Inc.

Board Member
HiQSoft Inc.

Member of the School of Business Advisory Board
Haas School of Business

Board Member
Association of Biotechnology Led Enterprises

Founder and Board Member
Industrial Biotechnology Association

President, and and Or Chief Executive Officer
Biogen Idec Inc.



chemistry and human physiology

University of London

D.C.C. degree

Microbial Biochemistry

University of London


Biochemical Genetics

University of London

Web References (63 Total References)

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Dr. Robert Fildes, a biotechnology industry veteran who previously served as president, and/or CEO of Cetus Corporation, Scotgen Biopharmaceuticals, Atlantic Pharmaceuticals and Biogen Inc., and as a senior executive at Bristol Myers Squibb and GlaxoSmithKline, will also serve as an advisor to the company. Currently he serves as president of SB2, Inc. and as a director of Inimex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company. Dr. Fildes holds a D.C.C. degree in Microbial Biochemistry and a Ph.D. in Biochemical Genetics from the University of London.

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Also in connection with the acquisition, the former members of the management team, Deirdre Y. Gillespie, M.D., President and Chief Executive Officer, and Gail A. Sloan, CPA, Chief Financial Officer, and the former members of the Board of Directors, Robert A. Fildes, Ph.D., Chairman, Bertrand C. Liang, M.D., Ph.D., and Deirdre Y. Gillespie, M.D., have resigned.

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Robert A. Fildes, Ph.D.

Robert A. Fildes, Ph.D. President, SB2, Inc.
Robert A. Fildes, Ph.D. has been a director since 1991. Since January 1998, Dr. Fildes has served as President of SB2, Inc., a privately held company that licenses antibody technology. From June to December 1998, Dr. Fildes served as Chief Executive Officer of Atlantic Pharmaceuticals, a publicly held company in the field of biotechnology. From 1993 to 1997, Dr. Fildes was the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Scotgen Biopharmaceuticals, Inc., a privately held company in the field of human monoclonal antibody technology. From 1990 to 1993, Dr. Fildes was an independent consultant in the biopharmaceutical industry. He was the president and Chief Executive Officer of Cetus Corporation, a publicly held biotechnology company, from 1982 to 1990. From 1980 to 1982, Dr. Fildes was the President of Biogen, Inc., which merged with IDEC Pharmaceuticals Corporation in 2003 to form Biogen Idec, a publicly held biopharmaceutical company, and from 1975 to 1980, he was the Vice President of Operations for the Industrial Division of Bristol-Myers Squibb Company. From April 2002 to April 2003, Dr. Fildes was a director of Polymerat Pty. Ltd. (now Bio-Layer Pty. Ltd.), a privately held company that develops surfaces for carrying out biological reactions. Dr. Fildes is currently a director of Inimex Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a privately held Canadian biotechnology company. Dr. Fildes holds a D.C.C. degree in Microbial Biochemistry and a Ph.D. in Biochemical Genetics from the University of London.

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Dr. Robert Fildes

Dr. Robert Fildes
Dr Fildes was President and CEO of Cetus Corporation, a company that used biotechnology to discover and develop PCR technology, genetically engineered human proteins and monoclonal antibodies. Under Dr Fildes leadership this organisation grew from a small research boutique into a focussed international biopharmaceutical company employing over 1,000 people with skills and facilities to discover, develop, manufacture and sell therapeutic products for human treatment.
Prior to Cetus, he was the President of Biogen Inc. the US subsidiary of Biogen NV, Geneva. Dr Fildes was also the VP of Operations for Bristol Myers Corporation, a global US based pharmaceutical company. As such he was responsible for managing a global staff of 2,000 engaged in the technical development and commercial manufacture of a wide range of drug products.
Dr Fildes obtained his doctorate from the University of London. He has served on the board of directors of numerous bioechnology companies. Currently he is President of SB2 Inc. a biotechnology licensing company, a director of La Jolla Pharmaceuticals (a public San Diego company); Chairman of Inimex and Twinstrand(Private Canadian companies) andVaxart (Private California based company).
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