Mr. CHEN Mark D.
Independent Non-executive Director
Mark D. Chen, serves as one of our independent non-executive directors, chairman of the Compensation Committee and Special Committee and member of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee. Prior to the Business Combination on June 30, 2009, Mr. Chen was Pantheon’s chairman of the board, chief executive officer and president since its inception. He has more than twenty years of experience in investments in TMT, healthcare, and real estate globally, and has formed and managed numerous U.S. and China based private equity funds in U.S. and China. In 1998, Mr. Chen co-founded Easton Capital Investment Group, a New York based private equity investment firm focusing on US based life science venture investments. Mr. Chen received a B.S. from the Shanghai Jiao Tong University in Shanghai, China, an M.S. from Pennsylvania State University and an M.B.A. from the Columbia Business School at Columbia University.