Geoffrey S. Gilmartin, M.D., M.M.Sc.


Chief Development Officer

Dr. Gilmartin has been serving as our Chief Development Officer since August 2016. From January 2014 to August 2016, he held positions of increasing responsibility at AstraZeneca plc (NYSE:AZN), and most recently served as senior medical lead in global medicines developmentfor the benralizumab Phase 3 program in severe asthma. From January 2011 to January 2014, he held positions of increasing responsibility at Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:VRTX) including serving as medical lead for the Kalydeco® (ivacaftor) clinical development program, spearheading the initiation of Phase 3 trials to support label expansion studies for the drug. In addition to his leadership positions in the life sciences industry, Dr. Gilmartin is an attending physician in the intensive care unit at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and formerly served as director of the BIDMC Sleep Disorders Center and on its pulmonary leadership team. Dr. Gilmartin received a B.A. in History from Dartmouth College, a M.D. from Brown University School of Medicine and a Master of Medical Science in clinical research from Harvard Medical School.