Ivan Gergel, MD
Independent Non-Executive Director
Dr. Gergel, 57, joined Realm Therapeutics in January 2017 as an Independent Non-Executive Director and serves on the Remuneration Committee. Dr. Gergel was Senior Vice President Drug Development and Chief Medical Officer at Nektar Therapeutics. He has more than 25 years of pharmaceutical leadership and drug development experience. Prior to Nektar, Dr. Gergel was Executive Vice President R&D and Chief Scientific Officer at Endo Pharmaceuticals and a Senior Vice President R&D at Forest Laboratories (subsequently acquired by Actavis / Allergan) and he has advanced multiple compounds from research through approval. Dr. Gergel received his M.D. from The Royal Free Medical School of The University of London and an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.