Chief MentorLife Sciences

Dr. Francois Nader is currently the chair of Acceleron Pharma and a leading value builder in the biopharma industry. He was president, CEO, and executive director of NPS Pharma from 2008 to 2015, when the company was acquired by Shire for $5.2B. Dr. Nader transformed NPS Pharma into a leading global biotechnology company focused on delivering innovative therapies to patients with rare diseases. Dr. Nader currently serves as chair of the board of directors of Acceleron Pharma (NASDAQ: XLRN) and board director of Advanced Accelerator Applications (NASDAQ: AAAP), Clementia Pharmaceuticals, and ArRETT Neurosciences.