Barbara Duncan has served as a Non-Executive Director since June 2016. She has over 16 years of experience in the life sciences industry and served as Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer at Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ICPT) from May 2009 through June 2016, and as Chief Financial Officer and then Chief Executive Officer at DOV Pharmaceuticals, Inc. from 2001 to 2009.
Prior to joining DOV, Ms. Duncan served as Vice President of Corporate Finance - Global Healthcare at Lehman Brothers Inc. from 1998 to 2001, and as Director of Corporate Finance at SBC Warburg Dillon Read Inc. from 1994 to 1998. She also worked for PepsiCo, Inc. from 1989 to 1992 in its international audit division, and was a certified public accountant in the audit division of Deloitte & Touche LLP from 1986 to 1989.
Ms. Duncan currently serves as a director for Aevi Genomic Medicine (NASDAQ: GNMX), Immunomedics, Inc. (NASDAQ: IMMU), Jounce Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: JNCE), ObsEva SA (NASDAQ: OBSV) and Ovid Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: OVID). She holds an M.B.A. from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a Bachelor of Business Administration from Louisiana State University.