|Jay R. LaMarche|
Former Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Jay R. LaMarche, one of our Directors since January 1992, is a retired financial executive. Previously, he served as our Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer from January 1992 to November 2000 and as our Executive Vice President from March 1997 to November 2000. Mr. LaMarche was our Senior Vice President, Finance from January 1992 to February 1997. Prior to joining us, he was Chief Financial Officer and a Director of ChemDesign Corporation, a fine chemicals manufacturer. Previously, Mr. LaMarche was a partner with Deloitte Haskins & Sells, a public accounting firm. Mr. LaMarche received his B.B.A. degree in Public Accountancy from the University of Notre Dame and served as an officer in the United States Navy.