Marvin L. White, President and Chief Executive Officer
Jeff Lamothe, SVP and Chief Financial Officer
Scott C. Stromatt, M.D., Chief Medical Officer*
Randy J. Maddux, SVP and Chief Manufacturing Officer
Jane Gross, Ph.D., SVP and Chief Scientific Officer
Heather Boussios, Acting General Counsel

Brief biographies

Marvin L. White, President and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. White has served as President and Chief Executive Officer, and as a Director of the Board of Aptevo Therapeutics since August 2016. Previously, Mr. White served as Chief Financial Officer of St. Vincent Health, and was responsible for finance, patient financial services and managed care for all 19 hospitals and 36 joint ventures. Prior to St. Vincent Health, Mr. White served as Chief Financial Officer of LillyUSA, a subsidiary of Eli Lilly and Company, where he also held leadership positions in Corporate Finance and Investment Banking. Prior to his career in healthcare, Mr. White held leadership positions at General Motors, Hewlett-Packard, and Motorola, including financial roles within its Japan, South Asia and Latin America Cellular Group. He is currently a Director of the Board at OneAmerica Financial Partners and Emergent Biosolutions. Mr. White earned his B.S. in Accounting from Wilberforce University, an HBCU, and received an M.B.A. in Finance from Indiana University where he was awarded the Consortium Fellowship. He has been married to his lovely wife Gennifer White for 33 years and they have two kids Michelle and Michael.

Jeff Lamothe, SVP and Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Lamothe leads Finance, Business Development, Investor Relations, and IT. Prior to Aptevo Therapeutics, he was Emergent’s VP Finance, Biosciences Division. Mr. Lamothe assumed this role in 2014 when Emergent concluded the acquisition of Cangene Corporation, where he was Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Lamothe’s business experience is built on a 25+ year career, spanning several industries and both CFO and CEO roles. Prior to Cangene Corporation, Mr. Lamothe was the Chief Financial Officer for Smith Carter Architects and Engineers Incorporated. He also previously served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Kitchen Craft Cabinetry after occupying the position of VP Finance and Chief Financial Officer with that organization. Mr. Lamothe’s other past experience includes serving as Chief Financial Officer for Motor Coach Industries and he has held various roles at James Richardson & Sons, Limited and Ernst & Young LLP.

Scott C. Stromatt, M.D., Chief Medical Officer*

Dr. Stromatt is the Chief Medical Officer at Aptevo Therapeutics, a position he held previously at Emergent. He leads Clinical Research, Medical Affairs, Pharmacovigilance, and Regulatory Affairs, and the clinical development programs for the ADAPTIR molecules that he designed. Dr. Stromatt has nearly three decades of experience at biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies, including being a biotechnology analyst for Wall Street investment firm C.E. Unterberg. Dr. Stromatt has conducted over 55 clinical trials in a wide variety of indications, including oncology, rheumatology, pulmonology, gastroenterology, and neurology.

Randy J. Maddux, SVP and Chief Manufacturing Officer

Mr. Maddux leads the Quality, Process Development, Analytical Development and Formulation, Engineering and Facilities, and Supply Chain functions for the company. Prior to joining Aptevo Therapeutics in 2016, he spent 4 years as VP and Site Director at GSK, where he led the largest biopharmaceutical development and manufacturing site within the GSK manufacturing network. Prior to GSK, Mr. Maddux spent 9 years at Human Genome Sciences as VP Quality and Operations and 8 years at Biogen in positions of increasing responsibility within the Quality organization. During his 20+ years in biotech, he served in key roles supporting the licensure and launch of several successful products including Avonex, Tysabri, Benlysta, and Raxibacumab. Mr. Maddux is a past member of the Life Sciences Foundation Board at Montgomery College in Maryland.

Jane Gross, Ph.D., SVP and Chief Scientific Officer

Dr. Gross leads research and non-clinical development focusing on the development of novel protein therapeutics based on the ADAPTIRâ„¢ platform, a position she has held for the last five years at Emergent. She leads research efforts in molecular biology and protein engineering, immunology, protein and cell sciences, and translational research for clinical development. Dr. Gross has a Ph.D. in Immunology and over twenty-five years of experience in the discovery and development of novel protein therapeutics in autoimmune, infectious disease and oncology indications and is an inventor on over 100 patents. Prior to joining Emergent, Dr. Gross served as VP of Immunology Research at ZymoGenetics Inc., where she led efforts in discovery and development of therapeutics from novel genes for treatment of AIID and cancer.

Heather Boussios, Acting General Counsel

Ms. Boussios leads the Legal function, where she oversees compliance, corporate governance, intellectual property, contractual, and SEC matters. She has more than twenty years of experience counseling clients on legal and intellectual property matters in the pharmaceutical and biotech field. Prior to joining Aptevo, Ms. Boussios was Assistant General Counsel and the head of the intellectual property group at Emergent BioSolutions. She was also an attorney at the firms Cooley Godward LLP and Morgan Lewis and Bockius LLP.

* Dr. Stromatt is a consultant to the company.