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Incyte Corporation’s executive management team includes accomplished leaders with deep and broad industry experience. Led by Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer Hervé Hoppenot, Incyte currently employs more than 700 people across the United States and Europe.

OUR LEADERSHIP

Incyte’s executive management team includes accomplished leaders with deep and broad industry experience. Led by Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Hervé Hoppenot, Incyte currently employs over 700 people across the U.S and Europe.

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Hervé Hoppenot

Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer

Hervé Hoppenot joined Incyte in 2014 as President and Chief Executive Office, and was appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors in 2015. Prior to joining Incyte, Mr. Hoppenot was the President of Novartis Oncology, where he was responsible for translational medicine, development, approval and commercialization, which included $11 billion in global sales, the largest oncology pipeline in the industry, and 8,000 employees in 50 countries. Mr. Hoppenot joined Novartis in 2003 and, in addition to his role as President, served as Chief Commercial Officer, Head of Global Product Strategy & Scientific Development, and Senior Vice President, Head of Global Marketing. He started his career in 1983 with Rhone Poulenc, later known as Aventis, where he served in several senior roles of increasing responsibility, including Vice President of Oncology and Head of the U.S. Oncology business unit. Mr. Hoppenot holds a Diploma from ESSEC Business School.

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Barry P. Flannelly, Pharm.D., MBA

Executive Vice President, General Manager U.S.

Barry Flannelly joined Incyte as Executive Vice President, Business Development and Strategic Planning, in August 2014 and was appointed General Manager U.S. in June 2015. Dr Flannelly has been working in oncology since 1987, and began his career in the pharmaceutical and biotech industry at Rhone-Poulenc Rorer, which later became Sanofi-Aventis. He has since had roles of increasing responsibility at Novartis, Abraxis Oncology, Onyx Pharmaceuticals and Nektar Therapeutics. During his career, he has held positions in medical affairs, strategic planning, commercial operations, including head of sales, marketing, and business development. He earned his Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, his Master in Business Administration from the University of Baltimore and his Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy.

Image of David W. Gryska, MBA Incyte Corporation’s Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
David W. Gryska, MBA

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

David Gryska joined Incyte as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer in October 2014, and brings over 30 years of finance experience to the Company. Prior to joining Incyte, Mr. Gryska served as Chief Financial Officer at both Celgene Corporation and Scios, Inc. From 1982 to 1993, Mr. Gryska worked at Ernst and Young, LLP. Mr Grsyka is a CPA, and earned his MBA from Golden Gate University.

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Reid M. Huber, PhD

Executive Vice President, Chief Scientific Officer

Reid M. Huber joined Incyte as a member of the founding scientific team in January 2002 and has more than 17 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical/biotech industry. For the past 13 years, Dr. Huber has held roles of increasing responsibility across multiple therapeutic areas in both Drug Discovery and Clinical Development at Incyte. In 2011, Dr. Huber assumed responsibility for the company’s research activities as Senior Vice President, Discovery Biology. Before joining Incyte, Dr. Huber held scientific research positions at DuPont and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company from 1998 to 2002. Dr. Huber received his PhD in molecular genetics from the Washington University Medical School and held predoctoral and postdoctoral fellowships at the National Institutes of Health.

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Michael Morrissey

Corporate Senior Vice President, Head of Global Technical Operations

Michael Morrissey joined Incyte in January 2016 as Corporate Senior Vice President and Head of Global Technical Operations. He has more than 30 years of global pharmaceutical industry experience through his prior positions in Research and Development, Quality Assurance, and Manufacturing. Most recently, Mr. Morrissey served as Corporate Vice President, Head of International Technical Operations at Celgene International, where he built the company’s internal production and distribution capabilities and launched Celgene’s drugs worldwide. Prior to Celgene, he worked at Roche for 15 years in various positions.

Mr. Morrissey holds a diploma in Physics and Applied Mathematics from the University of London, United Kingdom.

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Eric H. Siegel, JD, MBA

Executive Vice President, General Counsel

Eric Siegel joined Incyte as the Chief Compliance Officer in October 2010 and became Executive Vice President and General Counsel in August 2011. Before joining Incyte, from April 2009 to October 2011, he was Chief Compliance Officer at EMD Serono, a privately held biotechnology company. From 2007 to 2009, he served as General Counsel for Solstice Neurosciences Inc, also a privately held biotechnology company. He was Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer at Cephalon Inc., from 2004 to 2007. Mr. Siegel holds a B.A. from Franklin & Marshall College, his MBA from Temple University and his JD from the University of Pennsylvania.

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Steven H. Stein, MD

Executive Vice President, Chief Medical Officer

Steven Stein joined Incyte as Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer in March 2015 and has more than 10 years of experience in clinical development and regulatory interactions. Dr. Stein joined Incyte from Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation, where he most recently served as Senior Vice President, US Clinical Development, & Medical Affairs, at Novartis Oncology US Dr. Stein previously worked at GlaxoSmithKline as Vice President, Global Oncology, Clinical Development, and also as Head of Medicine Development for Hematology and Supportive Care. Dr.Stein earned his MD from the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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Paula J. Swain

Executive Vice President, Human Resources

Paula Swain joined Incyte in January 2002 and serves as Executive Vice President of Human Resources. Before  joining the company, Ms Swain spent nearly 10 years with DuPont (acquired by Bristol-Myers Squibb Company in 2001), where she served as Vice President and Senior Vice President of Human Resources. She has also held human resource planning and employee relations positions with Chase Manhattan Bank, Marine Midland Bank, and Delaware Trust Company. Ms Swain received her BA in psychology from Rockhurst College and graduated from the strategic human resources planning program at Harvard Business School.

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Wenqing Yao, PhD

Executive Vice President, Discovery Chemistry

Wenqing Yao joined Incyte in February 2002 as Director, Chemistry. Dr. Yao has over 20 years of experience in medicinal chemistry. For the past nine years, Dr. Yao has held roles of increasing responsibility at Incyte, most recently as Senior Vice President, Discovery Chemistry. Before joining Incyte, Dr. Yao held scientific research positions with DuPont and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company from 1996 to 2002. Dr. Yao received his BS in chemistry from Xuzhou Normal University, his MS in organic chemistry from NanKai University, and his PhD in organic/medicinal chemistry from the University of Pennsylvania.

Hervé Hoppenot

Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer, Incyte Corporation

Julian C. Baker

Managing Partner, Baker Brothers Investments

Jean-Jacques Bienaimé

Chief Executive Officer, BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc.

Paul A. Brooke

Founder and Former Managing Director, venBio

Paul J. Clancy

Chief Financial Officer, Biogen

Wendy Dixon, PhD

Former Chief Marketing Officer and President, Global Marketing, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Paul A. Friedman, MD

Former President and Chief Executive Officer, Incyte Corporation