John L. Zabriskie, Ph.D. Co-Founder & Director of Puretech Ventures, LLC & Former President & Chief Executive Officer, Pharmacia and Upjohn Inc.
Dr. Zabriskie has served as a member of our Board of Directors since January 2001. Dr. Zabriskie is Co-Founder and Director of Puretech Ventures, LLC, and the past Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President of NEN Life Science Products, Inc., a leading supplier of kits for labeling and detection of DNA. Prior to joining NEN Life Science Products, Dr. Zabriskie was President and Chief Executive Officer of Pharmacia and Upjohn Inc. As Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Upjohn, Dr. Zabriskie led the Upjohn project, which resulted in the $12 billion merger of equals with Pharmacia. Prior to joining Upjohn in 1994, Dr. Zabriskie was Executive Vice President for Merck & Co., Inc. Dr. Zabriskie currently serves on the Board of Directors of publicly-traded Kellogg Co. and ARCA biopharma Inc., and privately-held Puretech Ventures. Dr. Zabriskie received his undergraduate degree in chemistry from Dartmouth College and his Ph.D. in organic chemistry from the University of Rochester.
As part of his responsibilities as an Array Board member, Dr. Zabriskie serves on Array's Audit, Compensation and Corporate Governance Committees.