Independent Chairman of the BoardMr. Jon S. Saxe J.D., is an Independent Chairman of the Board of SciClone Pharmaceuticals, Inc., since July 29, 2009. He has served as the Chairman of our Board of Directors since July 2009 and as a Director since August 2000. Mr. Saxe was President of PDL BioPharma, Inc. from 1995 to early 1999. From 1993 to 1995, Mr. Saxe was President of Saxe Associates, Inc., consultants to VC firms and biotechnology, diagnostic, and pharmaceutical companies. He was the President and CEO of Synergen, Inc., a biotechnology company acquired by Amgen, from 1989 to 1993. Mr. Saxe is former Vice President, Licensing and Corporationrationrate Development and Head of Patent Law for HoffmannLaRoche Inc., where he worked for almost 30 years
Age: 78 Chairman Since 2009Saxe received his B.S. Ch.E. from CarnegieMellon University, his J.D. from George Washington University School of Law and his LL.M. from New York University School of Law. He serves as a director of other public and private companies, including Durect Corporationrationrationration and as Chairman of VistaGen Therapeutics, Inc.