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Michael G. Carter, M.D.


Dr. Carter was appointed as a director in May 2006 and currently serves as Chair of the Compensation Committee and as a member of the Audit Committee and the Scientific and Development Committee. Dr. Carter has been a non-executive director of Santarus,Inc. (NASDAQ: SNTS) since 2004, served as a non-executive director of Micromet AG from 2001 to 2005 and of Micromet, Inc. (NASDAQ: MITI) from 2006 to March 2012, and served as non-executive director of Fulcrum Pharma, PLC (AIM: FUL) from 2005 to 2010. Dr. Carter was a member of the Advisory Board of Paul Capital Royalty Fund from 2005 to 2008, and has been a venture partner with SV Life Sciences Advisers, LLP since 1998 and a member of the strategic advisory board of Cowen Healthcare Royalty Partners since September 2009. Dr. Carter was the non-executive chairman of Metris Therapeutics, Ltd., a biotechnology firm specializing in women’s healthcare from 1999 to 2008. Dr. Carter served on the Pharmaceutical Board of Zeneca Pharmaceuticals, a predecessor company of AstraZeneca, and held various positions with Zeneca from 1984 to 1998, including International Medical Director and International Marketing Director. From 1985 to 1995, Dr. Carter served as a member of the U.K. Government’s Medicines Commission. Dr. Carter is an Elected Fellow of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine, and of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh. Dr. Carter holds a bachelor’s degree in pharmacy from London University (U.K.) and a medical degree from Sheffield University Medical School (U.K.).