Michael Gutch, Ph.D.

Chief Business Officer and Chief Financial Officer, Entasis Therapeutics

Mike Gutch is currently Chief Business Officer and Chief Financial Officer at Entasis Therapeutics. Prior to Entasis, he served as an Executive Director within AstraZeneca’s Corporate Development group, having responsibility for mergers and acquisitions, divestments, and strategic equity investments. Previously, Dr. Gutch had experience as both a corporate and private venture capital investor as a Managing Director of MedImmune Ventures, a Director with H.I.G. BioVentures, and a Principal with Lilly Ventures, the corporate venture capital arm of Eli Lilly & Company. While at Eli Lilly, Dr. Gutch was also in the Corporate Financing and Investment Banking group, where he focused on mergers and acquisitions and licensing transactions.

Dr. Gutch earned his Ph.D. in Cellular and Molecular Pathology from the State University of New York at Stony Brook and was a post-doctoral research fellow at both UCSF and the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratories. He earned his M.B.A. in finance from Indiana University. Mike also serves as a member of the Board of Directors for Southeast BIO, a member of the Johns Hopkins Alliance for Science & Technology Development, and a member of the Emory University New Venture Advisory Board.

Team members

David Chiswell, Ph.D. – Chairman

Former CEO, Cambridge Antibody Technology (CAT), Nabriva Therapeutics and Kymab; Currently Chairman, Epsilogen and Board Member of Avillion Bond 2 Development 2 GP

Anne Klibanski, M.D.

President and CEO, Mass General Brigham; Laurie Carrol Guthart Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Michael Gutch, Ph.D.

Chief Business Officer and Chief Financial Officer, Entasis Therapeutics

Roger A. Jeffs, Ph.D.

Former President and co-CEO, United Therapeutics

Stephanie S. Okey, M.S.

Former Senior Vice President, Head of North America, Rare Diseases, Genzyme, a Sanofi Company

Davey S. Scoon

Former CFO, Tom’s of Maine; Board of Trustees, Allianz Global Investors

Ron Cooper

President and Chief Executive Officer