Chairman of the Board
United States of America
Mr. Snyder has served as a member of our Board of Directors since June 2003, and has held the position of Chairman of the Board of Directors since May 2008. Mr. Snyder was Chief Executive Officer of Senomyx from June 2003 until his retirement as of January 2, 2014. From June 2003 until September 2009 Mr. Snyder was also President of Senomyx. Prior to joining Senomyx, from October 2001 to June 2003, Mr. Snyder was retired. From July 1991 to October 2001, Mr. Snyder held various marketing and sales management positions with Agouron Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a Pfizer company. Mr. Snyder’s most recent position was President of Global Commercial Operations, and prior to that Mr. Snyder served as Senior Vice President of Commercial Affairs and Vice President of Business Development. Mr. Snyder currently serves on the Board of Directors of VentiRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a privately-held biopharmaceutical company. Mr. Snyder received his B.S. from the University of Kansas and his M.B.A. from Rockhurst College.