Henrietta H. Fore
Chief Executive Officer
Henrietta H. Fore has served as a director since October 2013. Prior to our spin off from Theravance, Inc. in June 2014 and since October 2010, Ms. Fore served as a director of Theravance, Inc. Ms. Fore has served as the Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Holsman International, a manufacturing, consulting and investment company, since 2009. From 2007 to 2009, Ms. Fore served as the Administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development, and Director of United States Foreign Assistance, holding the equivalent rank as Deputy Secretary of State. In this position she was responsible for managing U.S. foreign assistance to countries recovering from disaster, trying to escape poverty, and engaging in democratic reforms. She also served on the boards of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation, and the Millennium Challenge Corporation during this period. From 2005 to 2007, Ms. Fore served as Under Secretary of State for Management, the Chief Operating Officer for the Department of State, where she was responsible for the people, resources, facilities, technology and security of the Department and was the Secretary’s principal advisor on management issues. Ms. Fore serves on the Corporate Boards of Exxon Mobil Corporation and General Mills, Inc. She is Global Co-Chair of the Asia Society and a Trustee of the Aspen Institute. She also serves on the boards of the Committee Encouraging Corporate Philanthropy, Diagnostics for All, Inc., Center for Global Development and Initiative for Global Development, and chairs the Middle East Investment Initiative. Ms. Fore has a B.A. degree in History from Wellesley College and a M.S. degree in Public Administration from the University of Northern Colorado.