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VITAE PHARMACEUTICALS, INC filed this Form S-1 on 08/12/2014
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licensing transactions and acquisitions, at private biotechnology companies including Trevena, Inc. from 2011 to 2012, Gemin X Pharmaceuticals, Inc. from 2008 to 2011 and MGI Pharma, Inc. from 1999 to 2008. Mr. Fratamico earned a bachelor's degree in pharmacy from the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and an M.B.A. from Drexel University.

        Peter Barrett, Ph.D. has served as a member of our board of directors since December 2004. Dr. Barrett joined Atlas Venture, an early-stage venture capital fund, in 2002, and currently serves as a partner in the life sciences group. Previously, from 1998 to 2002, he was a co-founder, executive vice president and chief business officer of Celera Genomics. Prior to Celera, from 1979 to 1998, Dr. Barrett held senior management positions at the Perkin-Elmer Corporation, most recently serving as vice president, corporate planning and business development. Dr. Barrett served on the boards of directors of SciClone Pharmaceuticals, Inc. from 2011 to 2013, and Helios BioSciences Corporation from 2003 to 2012. Dr. Barrett currently serves on the boards of directors of the PerkinElmer Inc., Zafgen, Inc., and several other privately held companies. Dr. Barrett is currently vice chairman of the advisory council of the Barnett Institute of Chemical and Biological Analysis at Northeastern University, as well as adjunct professor at the Barnett Institute. He also serves as president of the Autism Consortium, a non-profit institution and is a member of the research council at Boston Children's Hospital. Dr. Barrett holds a B.S. in chemistry from Lowell Technological Institute (now known as the University of Massachusetts, Lowell) and a Ph.D. in analytical chemistry from Northeastern University. He also completed Harvard Business School's Management Development Program. Dr. Barrett's qualifications to sit on our board include his extensive leadership, executive, managerial and business experience with life sciences companies, including experience in the formation, development and business strategy of multiple start-up companies in the life sciences sector.

        Robert V. Gunderson, Jr. has served as a member of our board of directors since January 2002. Mr. Gunderson is a founding partner of the law firm of Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigian, LLP, where he has practiced since 1995. Mr. Gunderson currently serves as a director of Theravance Biopharma, Inc., as well as a number of private companies. Mr. Gunderson previously served on the board of Theravance, Inc. Mr. Gunderson holds a J.D. from the University of Chicago, where he was Executive Editor of The University of Chicago Law Review. Mr. Gunderson also received an M.B.A. in Finance from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and an M.A. from Stanford University. Mr. Gunderson's demonstrated leadership in his field, his understanding of our industry and his knowledge of financial and financing matters contributed to our conclusion that he should serve as a director.

        Donald Hayden, Jr. has served as a member of our board of directors since 2006 and the Chairman of the board of directors since 2006. Mr. Hayden previously served as the Executive Chairman of Transave, a biotechnology company, from 2006 until 2010, when Transave was acquired by Insmed, a biotechnology company. From 1981 to 2006, Mr. Hayden was an executive with Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, where he served in key executive roles including President of Global Pharmaceuticals; Executive Vice President and President, Americas; Executive Vice President of the Health Care Group; President of Oncology and Immunology; and Senior Vice President of Worldwide Franchise Management and Business Development. Mr. Hayden currently serves as lead independent director of Amicus Therapeutics Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, and as non-Executive Chairman of the board of directors of Insmed. Mr. Hayden is also a director of Otsuka America Pharmaceuticals, Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of Otsuka Pharmaceutical Company, Limited, a manufacturer of pharmaceuticals and nutraceutical products. Mr. Hayden also serves on the boards of directors for four privately-held companies: Alvine Pharmaceuticals; Nora Therapeutics; ReGenX Biosciences; and Dimension Therapeutics. Mr. Hayden is also a senior advisor to Prospect Venture Partners, a venture capital firm. Mr. Hayden holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in general studies from Harvard University and a Masters of Business Administration degree from Indiana University. Mr. Hayden's qualifications to sit on our board include his extensive leadership, executive, managerial and business experience with life sciences companies, including experience in the formation, development and business strategy of multiple start-up companies in the life sciences sector.

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