Armaron Appoints Patrick Machado as Chairman of the Board of Directors

Armaron Bio is pleased to announce that Patrick Machado has been appointed as Chariman of the Board of Directors.   

Mr. Machado is a co-founder of Medivation, Inc.  Mr Machado served as Medivation’s chief financial officer from its inception in September 2003, and it’s chief business officer from December 2009, until his retirement in April 2014.  From 1998 until 2001, Mr. Machado was employed by Pro-Duct Health, Inc., a privately held medical device company, as vice president, chief financial officer and general counsel (1998-2000) and as senior vice president and chief financial officer (2000-2001).  From 2001 until 2002, Mr. Machado served as a consultant to Cytyc Corporation to assist with transitional matters related to Cytyc Corporation's acquisition of Pro-Duct Health, Inc.

Mr. Machado received a J.D. from Harvard Law School and a B.A. and B.S. in German and Economics, respectively, from Santa Clara University.  Mr Machado serves on the board of directors of Medivation, Chimerix Inc., and Scynexis Inc.