Richard P. Burgoon, Jr., JD, MBA
Richard (Rick) co-founded Epiomed Therapeutics, Inc. and GenSpera, Inc, (GNSX.OB), companies having an oncology focus. He has been an advisor to multiple start-up organizations over a 25 year period. Previous positions include:
- Sr. VP, Operations, General Counsel and Secretary to Arena Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: ARNA), where he assisted in bringing the company from a privately held start-up through several private placements and two public offerings;
- Sr. Director & Patent Counsel to Cephalon, Inc. (Nasdaq: CEPH);
- Director of Intellectual Property to IDEC Pharmaceuticals Co. (Nasdaq: IDPH).
- He is also a co-founder of Allon Therapeutics, Inc and ChemNavigator.com.