Michael Attar, MBA
Vice President, Head of Corporate Development
Michael Attar, MBA has served as our Vice President, Head of Corporate Development since November 2018. Previously, Michael served as Executive Director, Business Development for Celgene where he successfully led and completed eighteen transactions as a senior member of Celgene’s business development team. He was responsible for all aspects of deal life cycle, including sourcing, due diligence, deal structuring, term sheet drafting, negotiations, creation of definitive documents, and internal approval up through the Board of Directors. Prior to Celgene, Michael was the Senior Director, Corporate Development at Abraxis Bioscience. He previously worked as Senior Director, Investor Relations & Treasury for Ixia, as Vice President, Investor Relations at Tekelec, and in equity research roles at both Morgan Stanley and Merrill Lynch. Michael received a B.A. in Quantitative Studies from The Johns Hopkins University and an M.B.A. from Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University.