James C. Blair

Partner at Domain Associates LLC

James C. Blair

James C. Blair

Partner at Domain Associates LLC

Overview
Career Highlights

Gene Sciences, Inc.

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2963

Number of Boards

51

Birthday

1940

Age

79

Number of Awards

3

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Partner at Domain Associates LLC

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Executive Chairman at Kalyra Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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Partner at Domain Associates LLC

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Partner at Domain Associates LLC

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Co-Founder & Board Member at Sequent Medical, Inc.

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Founder at Domain Associates LLC

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Partner at Domain Associates LLC

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Co-Founder at Clovis Oncology, Inc.

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Partner at Domain Associates LLC

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Scientific Co-Founder at OcuNexus Therapeutics, Inc.

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James C. Blair
Partner at Domain Associates LLC
Education
B.S.E.
Class of 1961

Princeton University is a vibrant community of scholarship and learning that stands in the nation's service and in the service of all nations. Chartered in 1746, Princeton is the fourth-oldest college in the United States. Princeton is an independent, coeducational, nondenominational institution that provides undergraduate and graduate instruction in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences and engineering. As a world-renowned research university, Princeton seeks to achieve the highest levels of distinction in the discovery and transmission of knowledge and understanding. At the same time, Princeton is distinctive among research universities in its commitment to undergraduate teaching. Today, more than 1,100 faculty members instruct approximately 5,000 undergraduate students and 2,500 graduate students. The University's generous financial aid program ensures that talented students from all economic backgrounds can afford a Princeton education.

Ph.D.

The University of Pennsylvania (commonly referred to as Penn or UPenn) is a private, Ivy League university, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Penn considers itself the fourth-oldest institution of higher education in the United States, as well as the first university in the United States with both undergraduate and graduate studies.

Career History
Partner
1985 - Current

Domain Associates invests exclusively in emerging life sciences companies. The firm focuses on pharmaceuticals, specialty pharmaceuticals and medical devices and they are also interested in biomaterials, bioinstrumentation and diagnostics. They prefer to be part of the first institutional financing round of a company. They look for companies with outstanding technology addressing unmet needs in very large markets led by exceptional management. Once invested, Domain takes an active role in guiding the growth of the company. They take a seat on the Board of Directors in the vast majority of cases. Most of their investments are in private companies, but they also invest in small-cap public healthcare companies that are implementing a new corporate strategy.

Chief Executive Officer & Director
Current

Gene Sciences, Inc. operates as a biotechnology company. The company was founded by Fei Yang and is headquartered in San Diego, CA.

Director
Current

GenVault Corp. provides integration of biosample transport, storage and retrieval services. The firm also offers storage solutions for genomic medicine, discovery and identification applications. The company was founded by Mitchell D. Eggers and Michael E. Hogan in 2001 and is headquartered in Carlsbad, CA.

Boards & Committees
Director
Current

Sequent Medical, Inc. operates as a medical device company which develops catheter-based neurovascular technologies. It developed the proprietary microbraid technology to create the web aneurysm embolization system, a compelling and versatile new option for the treatment of both ruptured and unruptured aneurysms. The firm's products provides dense surface over the aneurysm neck designed to allow endothelial cells to bridge the neck and support vessel wall reconstruction. The company was founded in August 2007 by Robert F. Rosenbluth and Brian J. Cox and is headquartered in Aliso Viejo, CA.

Member, Board of Directors
Current

Astute Medical, Inc. discovers and develops biomarkers for acute conditions and diseases. It develops protein biomarker-based diagnostics technology for high-risk medical conditions such as cerebrovascular injury, kidney injury, sepsis, abdominal pain, and acute coronary syndromes. The firm's products include NephroCheck test and Astute140 meter kits. The company was founded by Christopher Richard Hibberd and Paul H. McPherson in 2007 and is headquartered in San Diego, CA.

Member, Board of Councilors
Current
Member, Advisory Board
Tenure Unconfirmed

Princeton University is a vibrant community of scholarship and learning that stands in the nation's service and in the service of all nations. Chartered in 1746, Princeton is the fourth-oldest college in the United States. Princeton is an independent, coeducational, nondenominational institution that provides undergraduate and graduate instruction in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences and engineering. As a world-renowned research university, Princeton seeks to achieve the highest levels of distinction in the discovery and transmission of knowledge and understanding. At the same time, Princeton is distinctive among research universities in its commitment to undergraduate teaching. Today, more than 1,100 faculty members instruct approximately 5,000 undergraduate students and 2,500 graduate students. The University's generous financial aid program ensures that talented students from all economic backgrounds can afford a Princeton education.

Member, Advisory Board
Tenure Unconfirmed

California Institute of Technology provides education focusing on science, engineering, academia, business, and public service. The company was founded in 1891 and it is headquartered in Pasadena, CA.

Political Donations
$2,500
2012

Senior Managing Director at Newmark Knight Frank

$1,000
2012

Senator at Office of the Senator from Utah, Mitt Romney

$500
2012

Former Representative from California's 50th Congressional District

Transactions
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MicroVention, Inc., Terumo Corp. purchase Sequent Medical, Inc. from Domain Associates LLC, U.S. Venture Partners, Versant Venture Management LLC, Delphi Ventures, Inc.

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Domain Partners VIII LP raised money in a private placement transaction

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Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Corp. purchases Xcel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. from Ferrer Freeman & Co. LLC, Domain Associates LLC, NEA Management Co. LLC

Investments
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Verus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. was provided pediatric-oriented pharmaceutical products. The company was founded by David A. Socks, James Carroll Blair, Robert W. Keith, Cam L. Garner and David F. Hale in 2002 and was headquartered in San Diego, CA.

Public Holdings
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Awards & Honors
Rank #84
2011
Forbes Magazine - The Midas List
Rank #77
2009
Forbes Magazine - The Midas List
Rank #29
2008
Forbes Magazine - The Midas List
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