Prior to Tularik, Mr. Huang was product director of Avandia and diabetes at SmithKline Beecham PLC (now GlaxoSmithKline) where he launched Avandia (rosiglitazone maleate), which achieved over $2 billion in U.S. sales last year. In addition, he held positions in New Product Development and Worldwide Business Development, negotiating and closing in-licensing agreements for compounds, and managing technology collaborations and corporate development acquisitions.
Mr. Huang also held various positions in Bristol-Myers Squibb's Worldwide Strategic Product Planning, Managed Care and Sales and Marketing organizations, and research and development positions at Alza Corporation (now a Johnson & Johnson company).
He received an M.B.A. from Stanford Graduate School of Business and earned a B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley.
About Vivo Ventures
Vivo Ventures is a venture capital firm focused on the life sciences formed in 1996 with over $650M under management. With over 90 years of scientific and operational expertise in biotechnology, Vivo helps its portfolio companies develop corporate strategy, arrange licensing agreements and strategic alliances, recruit key management personnel, and acquire new products and technology to accelerate growth. Its current portfolio includes more than 60 private and public biotechnology companies in the areas of biopharmaceuticals, specialty pharmaceuticals, and medical devices. For more information, visit http://www.vivoventures.com.
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