Team

The Vir team is comprised of world leaders in immunology, infectious disease, and drug development. Learn more about our executive team, board of directors, and scientific advisors below.


Executive Team

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George Scangos, Ph.D.

CEO & Director

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Alex Bangs

Chief Information Officer

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Howard Horn

Chief Financial Officer

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Michael Kamarck, Ph.D.

Chief Technology Officer 

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Antonio Lanzavecchia, M.D.

SVP & Senior Research Fellow

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Phil Pang, M.D., Ph.D.

SVP, Clinical Development

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Jay Parrish, Ph.D.

Chief Business Officer

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Eric Schlezinger

Head of Human Resources

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Alpna Seth, Ph.D.

Chief Operating Officer 

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Herbert “Skip” Virgin

EVP, Research & Chief Scientific Officer


Board of Directors

George Scangos photo

George Scangos, Ph.D.

CEO & Director

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Kristina Burow

Director

Tom Daniel photo

Tom Daniel, M.D.

Director

Klaus Frueh photo

Klaus Frueh, Ph.D.

Director & Co-founder

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Bob More

Director

Robert Nelsen photo

Robert Nelsen

Director & Co-founder

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Deep Nishar

Director

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Rob Perez

Director


Scientific Advisors

Jeff Bluestone photo

Jeff Bluestone, Ph.D.

Scientific Advisor

Frank Chisari photo

Francis V. Chisari, M.D.

Scientific Advisor

Larry Corey photo

Larry Corey, M.D.

Scientific Advisor & Co-founder

Mark Davis photo

Mark Davis, Ph.D

Scientific Advisor

Emilio Emini photo

Emilio Emini, Ph.D.

Scientific Advisor

Louis Picker photo

Louis Picker, M.D.

Scientific Advisor & Co-founder

George Poste photo

George Poste, DVM, Ph.D.

Scientific Advisor

Jeffrey Ravetch photo

Jeffrey V. Ravetch, M.D., Ph.D.

Scientific Advisor