board of directors
United States of America
Mr. Swisher has served as a member of our Board since June 2011. He was elected as Chairman of the Board in October 2013. He has served as chief executive officer and member of the Board of Sunesis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. since 2003, and as Sunesis' president since 2005. Mr. Swisher joined Sunesis in 2001, previously serving as chief business officer and chief financial officer. Prior to joining Sunesis, he served in various management roles, including senior vice president of sales and marketing for ALZA Corporation from 1992 to 2001. He holds a B.A. in History from Yale University and an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.