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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David Gollaher, Ph.D.

Head of Policy and Government Affairs

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Howard Horn

Chief Financial Officer

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Bolyn Hubby, Ph.D.

SVP, Research & Public-Private Partnerships

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Michael Kamarck, Ph.D.

Chief Technology Officer

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Lynne Krummen

SVP, Regulatory & Development Program Leadership & Management

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Antonio Lanzavecchia, M.D.

SVP & Senior Research Fellow

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

Chief Medical Officer

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Jay Parrish, Ph.D.

Chief Business Officer

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Irene Pleasure, Ph.D.

VP, Intellectual Property & Associate General Counsel

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Eric Schlezinger

Head of Human Resources

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Herbert “Skip” Virgin

EVP, Research & Chief Scientific Officer

Board of Directors

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George Scangos, Ph.D.

CEO & Director

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Kristina Burow


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Tom Daniel, M.D.


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Klaus Frueh, Ph.D.

Director & Co-founder

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Bob More


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Robert Nelsen

Director & Co-founder

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Deep Nishar


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Rob Perez


Scientific Advisors

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Jeff Bluestone, Ph.D.

Scientific Advisor

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Francis V. Chisari, M.D.

Scientific Advisor

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Larry Corey, M.D.

Scientific Advisor & Co-founder

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Mark Davis, Ph.D

Scientific Advisor

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Emilio Emini, Ph.D.

Scientific Advisor

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Susanna Naggie, M.D.

Scientific Advisor

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Louis Picker, M.D.

Scientific Advisor & Co-founder

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George Poste, DVM, Ph.D.

Scientific Advisor

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

Scientific Advisor

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Charles M. Rice, Ph.D.

Scientific Advisor