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The SOLID Team

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Mette Trauelsen, PhD
CEO

Mette Trauelsen, CEO and co-founder of SOLID Therapeutics, has a background with a MSc in Biotechnology and a PhD in GPCR Pharmacology with focus on metabolite sensing GPCRs. 3+ years postdoctoral experience working on drug discovery within oncology including being head of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology at SOLID Therapeutics (previously Warburg Oncology).

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Patrick Johnson, BSc
Head of Medicinal Chemistry

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Eliana Goncalves Alves, PhD
Industrial Postdoc

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Sofie Liljewall, M.Sc.Eng
Industrial PhD student

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Hagop Youssoufian, MD, Adj. Prof.
Advisor, Preclinical Development

Hagop Youssoufian MD, Adjunct Professor of Medicine at Brown University; co-founder of SOLID Therapeutics. Expert clinical oncologist; Elected member of American Society of Clinical Investigation; Strategic advisor for several biotech/pharma companies and Funds; Extensive R&D leadership experience as CMO or President of R&D; Led the development and approval of 10 cancer drugs; Played major roles in the exit and acquisition of biotech companies, including ImClone by Eli Lilly.

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Stine Falsig Pedersen, Prof., PhD
Advisor, Cell Biology and TME

Stine Falsig Pedersen, Ph.D., Professor of Cell Biology and Physiology at UCPH; co-founder of SOLID Therapeutics, renowned cell biology researcher focusing on cancer biology; opinion leader in control of tumor microenvironment; member of the Royal Danish Academy of Science and Letters and previously president of the International Society for Cancer Metabolism.

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Thomas M. Frimurer, Assoc. Prof., PhD
Advisor, Computational Chemistry

Thomas M. Frimurer PhD, Associate Professor and director of Computational Chemistry Platform at CBMR; co-founder of SOLID Therapeutics, an expert and innovator within structure-based chemical design with 25-year industrial (Novo Nordisk) and biotech (7TM Pharma – Head of Computational Chemistry) experience; serial biotech entrepreneur including co-founder of Ankrin Therapeutics (cancer/DNA repair); holder of multiple patents in drug discovery.

The SOLID Board of Directors

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John Haurum, MD, Dphil
Chairman

John Haurum MD, D.Phil.; co-founder of SOLID Therapeutics, Non-executive Director in various European biotech companies (CatalYm, Adcendo, Synklino, Neophore, Storm, Agomab); was CEO of F-star in Cambridge, UK (2012-2018), building a successful company initiating several clinical trials in oncology and generated more than €200M in non-dilutive revenue; Previously VP of Research at ImClone, NY (2010-2012), and before that CSO and cofounder of Symphogen A/S, Denmark.

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Thue W. Schwartz, Prof., MD, DMSci
Member of the Board, Advisor, GPCR Pharmacology

Thue W. Schwartz, MD, D.M.Sc., Professor in Molecular Pharmacology and co-founder of NNF Center for Basic Metabolic Research (CBMR) at UCPH; co-founder of SOLID Therapeutics; 35-year experience in GPCR structural biology, ligand binding and receptor activation, last decade focusing on metabolite sensing GPCRs; member of Royal Danish Academy of Science and Letters; 25 year Biotech experience including co-founding of first DK biotech-focused VC fund, BBU-I financing e.g. Profound, GenMab, and Zealand. Co-founder of own biotech companies, e.g. 7TM Pharma and Embark Biotech.

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Claus Haase, PhD
Member of the Board

Claus Haase PhD, co-founder of SOLID Therapeutics, currently SVP, Head of Biologic Drug Design at Symphogen. Has 15+ years' experience in immunological drug discovery at pharmaceutical companies including several leadership positions at Novo Nordisk, Ferring and LEO Pharma.

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Matthias Wulf
Board Observer, BII

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Søren D. Juhl
Board Observer, EIFO

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