April 19, 2014 4:14 AM ET

Biotechnology

Company Overview of Moderna Therapeutics, Inc.

Company Overview

Moderna Therapeutics, Inc. develops messenger RNA therapeutics. The company provides in vivo drug modality that produces human proteins or antibodies inside patient cells. It also develops various patent applications with various claims ranging from novel nucleotide chemistries to specific drug compositions. The company focuses on disease areas, such as inherited genetic disorders, hemophilic and blood factors, and oncology. Moderna Therapeutics, Inc. has strategic option agreements with AstraZeneca and Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. The company was incorporated in 2009 and is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

200 Tech Square

Cambridge, MA 02139

United States

Founded in 2009

Phone:

617-714-6500

Fax:

617-583-1998

Key Executives for Moderna Therapeutics, Inc.

Founding Chief Executive Officer
Age: 40
Co-Founder and Chairman
Age: 50
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 45
President of Research and Development
Age: 59
Senior Vice President of Technology Strategy
Age: 54
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

Moderna Therapeutics, Inc. Key Developments

Moderna Therapeutics, Inc. Appoints Lorence Kim as Chief Financial Officer, Effective from April 21, 2014

Moderna Therapeutics, Inc. announced that Lorence Kim, M.D. will join Moderna's executive leadership team as chief financial officer effective April 21. Prior to joining Moderna, Dr. Kim was managing director and co-head of the U.S. biotechnology investment banking effort at Goldman Sachs. While at Goldman Sachs, Dr. Kim was a member of the Healthcare Investment Banking Group for nearly 14 years and was named a managing director in 2008. Specifically, Dr. Kim's role as chief financial officer will focus on forging strategic agreements and partnerships with proven industry leaders, as well as structuring and financing Moderna's internal capabilities, in order to maximize the benefit of the company's transformative technology for patients.

Moderna Therapeutics, Inc. Presents at The 21st Annual Future Leaders in the Biotech Industry Conference, Mar-28-2014 02:00 PM

Moderna Therapeutics, Inc. Presents at The 21st Annual Future Leaders in the Biotech Industry Conference, Mar-28-2014 02:00 PM. Venue: Millennium Broadway Hotel & Conference Center, New York, New York, United States.

Moderna Presents at Citigroup 2014 Global Healthcare Conference, Feb-26-2014 01:00 PM

Moderna Presents at Citigroup 2014 Global Healthcare Conference, Feb-26-2014 01:00 PM. Venue: Hilton New York, 1335 Avenue of the Americas (Between West 53rd - West 54th Streets), New York, NY 10019, United States. Speakers: Stephane Bancel, CEO.

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