Dennis Fenton, Ph.D.

Dennis Fenton, PhD, an industry pioneer, has over three decades of experience in biotechnology. Dr. Fenton retired after a lengthy and distinguished career with Amgen, where he held a variety of notable roles, including Executive Vice President, Operations. Prior to Amgen, he was a senior researcher with Pfizer. Dr. Fenton most recently served on the board of directors of Hospira, Dendreon Corporation, Genzyme, Kythera Biopharmaceuticals, XenoPort, Nora Therapeutics and Amira Pharmaceuticals. He is an alumnus of Rutgers University, where he graduated with a Ph.D. in microbiology. Dr. Fenton currently serves as a member of the board of directors for Portola Pharmaceuticals,  AnaptysBio, Cirius Therapeutics,  Modern Meadows.