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Angus Russell has served as Chairman of the Board since March 2014. Mr. Russell is a veteran in the global biopharmaceutical industry with over 30 years of experience in commercial execution, operations, and strategic acquisitions. He has served on the Board of Directors at Mallinckrodt, since August 2014, BioTime, Inc. since December 2014, and TherapeuticsMD, Inc. since March 2015. Mr. Russell also served as a Director at Shire Plc from 1999 to 2013. During his tenure at Shire Plc, Mr. Russell served as CEO from 2008 to 2013 and CFO from 1999 to 2008. While CEO at Shire, Mr. Russell was also the Chair of Shire’s Leadership Team and a lead member of the Shire Management Committee, which designed and implemented Shire’s immensely successful long-term business strategy. Prior to joining Shire, Mr. Russell served at ICI, Zeneca, and AstraZeneca in various senior positions including VP of Corporate Finance at AstraZeneca. << CLOSE
Jill Beraud has served as a director of our company since June 2019. Ms. Beraud is currently CEO and Co‑Founder of Sh’nnong Beverage Company, a business creating a line of functional beverages. Prior to that, she served as CEO of IPPOLITA, a fine jewelry company with distribution in Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom, and other national retailers. Previously she held the role of Executive Vice President, Global Retail and e‑Commerce, for Tiffany & Co., where she was responsible for all global retail, operations, e‑commerce, digital, and omni‑channel consumer experience. Ms. Beraud has also managed brands such as Living Proof and Starbucks/Lipton Joint Ventures, and served as global chief marketing officer at PepsiCo, where she was responsible for PepsiCo's $60 billion portfolio of food and beverage brands. She also spent 13 years at Limited Brands as chief marketing officer of Victoria's Secret, and Executive Vice President of Marketing for its broader portfolio of specialty brands, including Bath & Body Works, Henri Bendel, and Limited Stores. Further, she has a long history of serving on boards of renowned brands, such as Levi Strauss & Co. and Elizabeth Arden Holdings. Ms. Beraud was named to Fast Company’s “Most Creative People in Business” in 2013. << CLOSE
Dan Browne is one of our co‑founders and has served as its President and Chief Executive Officer since we commenced operations and completed its first institutional venture financing in 2006 and taking the company public in 2014. Mr. Browne has more than a 25‑year career of executive leadership experience across both biopharmaceuticals and medical technologies. Prior to joining Revance, Mr. Browne served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Neomend, Inc., a medical biomaterial company focused on soft tissue repair, Prograft Medical Inc., a medical device company focused on minimally-invasive treatments of cardiovascular and vascular disease, and W.L Gore & Associates where he served in multiple leadership positions across product development, sales and marketing and business development in the Gore Medical Products Division. Over his career, Mr. Browne has developed extensive business, management and leadership experience, as well as extensive knowledge of Revance and its product and global operations. << CLOSE
Robert Byrnes has served as a director of our company since August 2004. Mr. Byrnes has spent over 40 years in the medical device and biotechnology industries. From October 1997 until October 2002, and again from January 2005 to the present, he has served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Roan, Inc., an advisory service for healthcare organizations. From November 2002 to January 2005, Mr. Byrnes served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Thermage, Inc., a medical device company focused on the non-invasive treatment of wrinkles. He has also served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Tokos Medical Corporation, a health care services company, President of Caremark RX, Inc., a retail pharmacy and healthcare company, and Vice President of Marketing and Business Development for Genentech, Inc., a biotechnology company. Mr. Byrnes holds a B.S. in Pharmacy from Ferris State University and an M.B.A in Marketing and Finance from Loyola University, Chicago. << CLOSE
Mark Foley has served as a Board member of our company since September 2017. Mr. Foley has more than 25 years of operational and investment experience in the healthcare arena. He is currently Managing Director of RWI Ventures, a venture capital firm focused on life sciences, networking, semiconductor and software investments. Previously, Mr. Foley was Chairman, President and CEO of ZELTIQ Aesthetics (ZLTQ), serving from 2012 through the company’s acquisition in 2017 by Allergan (AGN) for $2.5 billion. During his tenure, he led ZELTIQ’s growth from $68 million in annual revenue in 2012 to over $350 million in 2016. Prior to ZELTIQ, Mr. Foley held a variety of senior operating roles in large public companies and venture-backed startups, including U.S. Surgical Corporation, Guidant Corporation, Devices for Vascular Intervention (acquired by Eli Lilly), Perclose (acquired by Abbott) and Ventrica (acquired by Medtronic) where he was the founder and CEO. He is a board member at Glaukos (GKOS) and also serves as Chairman of ULab and HintMD. Mr. Foley received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Notre Dame. << CLOSE
Phyllis Gardner, M.D. has served as a director since December 2006. Dr. Gardner has spent over 35 years in academia, medicine and industry. She served as an adjunct Partner at Essex Woodlands, a growth equity firm that focuses on the healthcare industry, where she worked from June 1999 to 2014. Dr. Gardner has served on the board of directors of several public and private companies. She began her academic medical career at Stanford University, where she has held several positions, including Senior Associate Dean for Education and Student Affairs and she remains today as Professor of Medicine. From 1994 to 1996, she took a leave of absence from Stanford University to serve as Principal Scientist, Vice President of Research and Head of ALZA Technology Institute, a major drug delivery company. Dr. Gardner holds a B.S. from the University of Illinois and an M.D. from Harvard University. << CLOSE
Julian S. Gangolli has served as a director since July 2016. He is President, North America of GW Pharmaceuticals Inc., spearheading the buildout of the company’s U.S. commercial infrastructure in advance of the potential launch of its lead therapeutic candidate, Epidiolex® (cannabidiol or CBD), which is in late-stage development for a number of child-onset epilepsy syndromes. Mr. Gangolli is also a director of GW Pharmaceuticals PLC. Prior to joining GW Pharma, Mr. Gangolli served as President of the North American Pharmaceutical division of Allergan Inc. for 11 years, where he was responsible for a 1,400 person integrated commercial operation with sales exceeding $3.8 billion in 2014. Previously, he served as Senior Vice President, U.S. Eye Care at Allergan, during which time this division launched eight new products, helping to propel growth at more than 20% a year over a 5-year period. Prior to Allergan, Mr. Gangolli served in increasingly senior sales and marketing positions at VIVUS, Inc., Syntex Pharmaceuticals, Inc., and Ortho-Cilag Pharmaceuticals Ltd in the UK. Mr. Gangolli received a BSc (Honors) degree in Applied Chemistry and Business Studies from Kingston University in England. << CLOSE
Chris Nolet has served as a director of our company since July 2019. Mr. Nolet is the former West Region Life Sciences Industry Leader & Partner at Ernst & Young (EY) and has more than 38 years of experience in the profession. In addition to serving a wide array of clients, his responsibilities included leading West Region EY Life Sciences Industry Group, and serving as a member of the Global EY Life Sciences Executive Leadership Group, which established policies and operating strategies for EY Life Sciences practice worldwide. He currently serves on both the Executive Committee and Audit Committee (Chair) of the California Life Sciences Industry Association and is a former member of the Finance & Investment Committee and Emerging Companies Section of the Biotechnology Innovation Organization. Prior to joining EY, Mr. Nolet was a partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers where he led the Life Sciences practice in the western U.S. He has a B.S. in Accounting from San Diego State University and is a Certified Public Accountant in California.<< CLOSE
Philip J. Vickers, Ph.D. has served as a director at Revance since February 2015. Dr. Vickers has spent over 25 years in the pharmaceutical industry and is currently Chief Executive Officer and board member at Northern Biologics Inc, a developer of first-in-class immuno-oncology products. From 2011 to 2017 he served as Global Head of Research and Development at Shire where he was responsible for overseeing preclinical research, clinical development, regulatory affairs, and medical affairs. Dr. Vickers was also a member of Shire’s Executive Committee and chaired the companies Pipeline Committee. Prior to Shire, he was Chief Scientific Officer and President at Resolvyx Pharmaceuticals, a biopharmaceutical company, from 2009 to 2011, where he was a member of the board of directors. Prior to Resolvyx, he served in various capacities with international biopharmaceutical companies including Boehringer-Ingelheim, Pfizer and Merck. Dr. Vickers was a Visiting Fellow at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, Maryland and holds a Ph.D. in Biochemistry from the University of Toronto, and a B.Sc. in Applied Biochemistry from the University of Salford, Manchester. << CLOSE
At Revance, careers and passion come together. We have assembled a team of highly motivated, talented industry professionals who challenge the status quo. Collectively, we aim to improve the patient’s treatment experience by changing the way drugs are delivered. This is no small task, but we believe it is possible. Our team works together each day to achieve that common goal.
We are seeking exceptionally experienced individuals who will immediately contribute to the rapid development of our ambitious product pipeline. Passion, creativity, and a dedication to developing products that improve lives and personal well-being are all a part of our culture.
As an entrepreneurial company, Revance combines a dynamic start-up culture with the structure and stability of a larger corporation. This allows employees to work on exciting projects and technology within an infrastructure that provides guidance and security.
At Revance, we don’t just accept difference as being the right thing to do — we celebrate and live it, for the success of our business, our employees, and our community. Revance is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Commitment to Customers: Our first promise is to the patients, and health care providers who use our products. Our customers want something significantly better, and we are committed to delivering.
Commitment to Employees: We will treat you like we want you to treat our best customer. We will develop your career. We will shape the culture where everyone wants to belong.
Commitment to Shareholders: We will strive to scale our business to provide superior returns to our investors.
Revance recognizes that our employees are the key to our success. We provide a comprehensive set of employee benefit programs that provide financial rewards and supports individual needs. Our benefits represent a value to our employees, above and beyond salary.
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RT002 injectable and topical formulations are investigational product candidates. RT002 is currently undergoing clinical studies for both therapeutic and aesthetic indications.