Thomas Cirrito, PhD


Thomas Cirrito, Ph.D. has served as a member of our board of directors since February 2016. Dr. Cirrito is the founder and has served as the Chief Executive Officer of various companies, including Y2X Life Sciences, LLC since February 2020, Biotagenics Inc. since May 2015 and both Filament BioSolutions Inc. and Immunovent, LLC since 2013. Dr. Cirrito also has served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Filament BioSolutions Inc. since 2013. Dr. Cirrito also served as the Chief Executive Officer of AGelity BioMechanics, Inc. from November 2014 to May 2018. Prior to that, from 2005 to 2012, Dr. Cirrito served as Vice President of Research and Development and Director of Business Development at Stemline Therapeutics, Inc., a public biopharmaceutical company. Prior to joining Stemline, Dr. Cirrito was a biopharmaceuticals equities analyst at Piper Jaffray & Co., where he covered large and small cap biotechnology companies from 2004 to 2005. Dr. Cirrito received a B.A. in Biological Sciences and a Ph.D. in Immunology from Washington University (St. Louis, Missouri).