Galena Biopharma appoints Stephen F. Ghiglieri as CFO
Mr. Ghiglieri joins Galena Biopharma with more than 30 years in senior level finance and operations roles at both biotechnology and technology companies.
Prior to Galena Biopharma, Mr. Ghiglieri served as CFO of MedData Inc., a private equity backed healthcare services company that was sold to Mednax. He spent nearly 10 years at NeurogesX, ending his tenure as the Company’s Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer, and CFO.
Prior to that Mr. Ghiglieri served as the CFO of Hansen Medical, Inc., a medical device company. He also held senior level finance positions at two other healthcare companies: Oacis Healthcare Systems, Inc., and Oclassen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Additionally, Mr. Ghiglieri was also the CFO and Corporate Secretary for two technology software companies: Avolent, Inc., and Andromedia, Inc. Mr. Ghiglieri began his career as an audit manager of PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP.
Mr. Ghiglieri received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from California State University, Hayward where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. He is also a Certified Public Accountant (inactive). ■