Biopartnering Seminar - "A Week In the Life of a Biotech Firm"

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 6:30pm

Guest Speaker: Dan Legault, CEO, Antibe Therapeutics

About the Speaker:  Dan is CEO of Antibe Therapeutics, a publicly-traded bio-pharmaceutical company based in Toronto, Canada. Antibe aims to revolutionize the treatment of inflammation and pain across a range of chronic diseases.  In addition, Dan maintains several advisory and governance roles.  He is board member and former chair of the strategic planning and governance commitees of Green Shield Canada, a leader in health benefits administration.  As board member for Save the Children International, Dan launched the audit commitee and acted as treasurer until 2007.  Operating in 120 countries, Save the Children International's 30 national organizations comprise the world's foremost charity dedicated to children's rights.

Although educated as a corporate lawyer, Dan began his career in the Canadian Armed Forces as a rescue pilot.  Following his military service, Dan's career has centered on managing senior teams and raising financing for ventures moving from concept to market entry.  A member of the bar in both Ontario and New York State, Dan earned his JD at Queen's University and articled at Stikeman Elliott.  He is fluent in French and English.

Location: Instructional Centre, Room 120, UTM Campus

All welcome! Light refreshments will be served from 6pm to 6:30pm, outside of Room 120 in the Instructional Centre.