Aldeyra appoints Richard H. Douglas to board
Dr. Douglas is the former Senior Vice President, Corporate Development, Genzyme Corporation.
From 1989 to 2011, the year Genzyme was acquired by Sanofi (now Sanofi Genzyme), Dr. Douglas led Genzyme Corporation's Corporate Development team, and was involved in numerous acquisitions, licenses, financings, joint ventures, and strategic alliances.
Prior to his work at Genzyme Corporation, Dr. Douglas served in science and corporate development capacities at Integrated Genetics.
Dr. Douglas holds a B.S. in chemistry from the University of Michigan, a Ph.D. in biochemistry from the University of California, Berkeley and was a postdoctoral fellow in Leroy Hood's laboratory at the California Institute of Technology.
Dr. Douglas currently serves on the University of Michigan Technology Transfer National Advisory Board and as a member of the Board of Directors of Novavax, Inc.