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Gil Van Bokkelen

Co-Founder at Athersys, Inc.
Overview
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Education
Career History
Boards & Committees
Political Donations
Public Holdings
Transactions

Gil Van Bokkelen

Co-Founder at Athersys, Inc.

Overview

Age
57 (Born 1961)
Notable Companies
BTHC VI, Inc.

Athersys, Inc.
Board Seats
9
Number of Relationships
This person is connected to 581 people.

Relationships See Details


Co-Founder at Athersys, Inc.

Chief Financial Officer at YM Biosciences USA, Inc.

Co-Founder at Radius Ventures LLC

Chief Executive Officer at Pacira Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Chief Executive Officer at X Rx, Inc.

Chief Biotechnology Officer & Head of Scientific Strategy & Policy at Johnson & Johnson

Executive Director, President & Chief Executive Officer at MaxCyte, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer at BioMarin Pharmaceutical, Inc.

Venture Partner at Third Rock Ventures LLC

President-Emeritus at Biotechnology Innovation Organization
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November 15, 2017
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October 28, 2017
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October 13, 2017
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October 11, 2017
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Educational Background

BA-Molecular Biology 
University of California Berkeley National rankings: In a National Research Council analysis of 212 doctoral programs at American universities, 48 Berkeley programs place among the top 10 nationwide. Faculty awards and honors: There are 8 Nobel Laureates, 32 MacArthur Fellows, and 4 Pulitzer Prize winners among the current faculty. History of UC Berkeley: Historical highlights, arranged by topic, following the campus's development — from UC's founding in 1868 to a turn-of-the-century building boom, a research explosion in the 1930s, the Free Speech Movement of the '60s, and Berkeley's key role today in science and technology revolutions. Timeline of discoveries and contributions by UC Berkeley scholars. Traditions of Cal: Who was the Angel of Death? What's with the "Big C" up there in the hills — and why is it sometimes green? Who wears Oski's jolly bear head and size 54 yellow sweater? Tours and webcams: Check out what's happening on Sproul Plaza, the campus's true heart. See stunning live views of the Bay Area from the Lawrence Hall of Science's perch in the Berkeley hills. Chancellor and administration: Information on Chancellor Robert Birgeneau, Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost George W. Breslauer, and how the university is organized. Organizational charts are included. UC System overview and links: On the campuses, laboratories, and medical centers that comprise UC's public educational system, as well as UC's K-12 partnerships, economic impact, and agriculture and environmental resources.
PhD-Genetics 
Stanford University, located between San Francisco and San Jose in the heart of California's Silicon Valley, is one of the world's leading teaching and research universities. Since its opening in 1891, Stanford has been dedicated to finding solutions to big challenges and to preparing students for leadership in a complex world.

Career History

Co-Founder
1995 - Current
Athersys, Inc. engages in the discovery and development of therapies designed to extend and enhance to quality of human life. It offers MultiStem as its stem cell product which provides biological potency and therapeutic effects for distinct diseases and conditions in the cardiovascular, neurological, inflammatory, and immune disease areas. The company was founded by John J. Harrington and Gil van Bokkelen on October 24, 1995 and is headquartered in Cleveland, OH.
Director-Emerging Companies Section
Current
Biotechnology Innovation Organization is the world's biotechnology organization, providing advocacy, business development and communications services for more than 1,200 members worldwide. BIO members are involved in the research and development of innovative healthcare, agricultural, industrial and environmental biotechnology technologies. Corporate members range from entrepreneurial companies developing a first product to Fortune 100 multinationals. also represent state and regional biotech associations, service providers to the industry and academic centers.
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
2007 - 2007

Boards & Committees

Corporate Boards ▾
Chairman of the Board & Chief Executive Officer
1995 - Current
Athersys, Inc. engages in the discovery and development of therapies designed to extend and enhance to quality of human life. It offers MultiStem as its stem cell product which provides biological potency and therapeutic effects for distinct diseases and conditions in the cardiovascular, neurological, inflammatory, and immune disease areas. The company was founded by John J. Harrington and Gil van Bokkelen on October 24, 1995 and is headquartered in Cleveland, OH.
Chairman-Governors Board
Current
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
2007 - 2007
Director
Prior
Bell Biosystems, Inc. operates as a synthetic biology company. It develops Magnelle, a synthetic organelle that produces magnetic nanoparticles from intracellular iron, as well as enables to track, control, and destroy transplanted cells in vivo. The firm's product is used in regenerative medicine, oncology, and other cell-based fields. The company was founded by Caleb B. Bell III and Daniel Bell in June 2009 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.
Non-Profit Boards ▾
Director
Current
ARM is a Washington, DC-based multi-stakeholder advocacy organization that promotes global initiatives necessary to facilitate access to life-giving advances in regenerative medicine.The organization promotes legislative, regulatory reimbursement, investment, technical, and other initiatives to accelerate the development of safe and effective regenerative medicine technologies. ARM also works to increase public understand- ing of the field and its potential to transform human healthcare.Prior to the formation of ARM in 2009, there was a need for more coordinated and cohesive advocacy representing the interests of the companies, research institutions, investors and patient groups that comprise the entire regenerative medicine community. Today ARM has more than 140 members and is the leading global advocacy organization in this field.
Member, Emerging Companies Section Governing Board
Current
Biotechnology Innovation Organization is the world's biotechnology organization, providing advocacy, business development and communications services for more than 1,200 members worldwide. BIO members are involved in the research and development of innovative healthcare, agricultural, industrial and environmental biotechnology technologies. Corporate members range from entrepreneurial companies developing a first product to Fortune 100 multinationals. also represent state and regional biotech associations, service providers to the industry and academic centers.
Director
Current
Director
Current
Trustee
2001 - 2004
Kent State University (KSU) is a large, primarily residential, public research university in Kent, Ohio, United States.The university also includes seven regional campuses in Northeast Ohio and additional facilities in the region and internationally. Regional campuses are located in Ashtabula, Burton, East Liverpool, Jackson Township, New Philadelphia, Salem, and Warren, Ohio, with additional facilities in Cleveland, Independence, and Twinsburg, Ohio, New York City, and Florence, Italy. The university was established in 1910 as a teacher-training school.

Political Donations

$500
2017
$500
2017
$500
2017
$500
2016
$500
2016
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Public Holdings

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Transactions

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Athersys, Inc. raised money in a private placement transaction

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