United States of America
Dr. Trieu, an expert in pharmaceutical development and commercialization, currently serves as Chairman of the Board for the Autotelic consortium of companies including Oncotelic, Stocosil, IthenaPharma, LipoMedics, and Autotelic Inc. Previously he was President and CEO of Igdrasol, a developer of 2nd generation Abraxane, where he pioneered the regulatory pathway for approval of paclitaxel nanomedicine through a single bioequivalence trial against Abraxane. When Igdrasol merged with Sorrento Therapeutics, he became CSO and Board Director. At Stocosil he again pioneered the regulatory pathway for taking Olostar, a rosuvastatin/olmesartan FDC into the US as an NDA using only Korean data. He has also been Board Director of Cenomed, a company focusing on CNS drug development. Before that he was Director of Pharmacology, Pharmacokinetics, and Biology at Abraxis Bioscience, where he led the development of albumin encapsulated therapeutics along with building high throughput platform for small molecules, mirRNA, kinases. The Autotelic consortium of companies include the highly successful exit at Igdrasol where it was acquired for up to $1.2 billion by NantPharma and the $10 million equity stake in LipoMedics by Fangsheng Pharmaceuticals Co. Ltd. Dr. Trieu obtained his doctorate in Microbiology/Molecular Biology from the University of Oklahoma.