Scientific Board of Directors

Gateway Labs is built on a science-first leadership philosophy that brings together expertise from all areas of Lilly Research Labs providing support and ongoing mentorship to community companies.

Dan Skovronsky, MD, PhD

Dan Skovronsky, M.D., Ph.D.

Chief of Scientific & Medical Officer, President, Lilly Research Labs

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Kenneth Custer, PhD, MBA

Kenneth Custer, Ph.D., M.B.A.

Vice President of Business Development & Lilly New Ventures, Lilly Research Labs

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Julie Gilmore, PhD

Julie Gilmore, Ph.D.

Associate Vice President & Global Head, Gateway Labs by Lilly

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Ruth Gimeno, PhD

Ruth Gimeno, Ph.D.

Group Vice President, Diabetes, Obesity & Cardiometabolic Research and Early Clinical Development

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Andrew Adams, PhD

Andrew Adams, Ph.D.

Sr. Vice President, Neurodegeneration Research & Co-Director, Lilly Institute for Genetic Medicine

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Nisha Nanda, PhD

Nisha Nanda, Ph.D.

Chief Development Officer, Loxo Oncology at Lilly

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Michael Hutton, PhD

Michael Hutton, Ph.D.

Sr. Vice President, Genetic Medicine & Neurodegeneration, Lilly Research Labs

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Jirong Lu, PhD

Jirong Lu, Ph.D.

Sr. Vice President, Biotechnology Research, Lilly Research Labs

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Ajay Nirula, PhD

Ajay Nirula, M.D., Ph.D.

Sr. Vice President, Immunology Research, Lilly Research Labs

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Linus Lin, PhD

Linus Lin, Ph.D.

Associate Vice President & Managing Director, Chorus, Lilly Research Labs

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Tim Luker, Ph.D.

Associate Vice President, Venture Science, San Francisco

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