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Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc.

60 Leveroni Court
Novato, CA 94949
United States
415-483-8800
http://www.ultragenyx.com

SectorHealthcare
IndustryBiotechnology
Full Time Employees610

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Dr. Emil D. KakkisPres, CEO & Director1.15MN/A1960
Ms. Shalini SharpCFO & Exec. VP722.89k1.6M1975
Dr. Wladimir Hogenhuis M.D.Chief Operating Officer593.77kN/A1965
Ms. Karah Herdman ParschauerGen. Counsel & Exec. VP595.01k122k1978
Dr. Camille L. BedrosianChief Medical Officer & Exec. VP949.31kN/A1953
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the identification, acquisition, development, and commercialization of novel products for the treatment of rare and ultra-rare genetic diseases in the United States. Its biologic products include Crysvita (burosumab), an antibody targeting fibroblast growth factor 23 for the treatment of X-linked hypophosphatemia; and Mepsevii, an enzyme replacement therapy for the treatment of children and adults with Mucopolysaccharidosis VII. The company is also developing small-molecule pipeline comprising UX007, a synthetic triglyceride for the treatment of long chain fatty-acid oxidation disorders, which is a set of rare metabolic diseases that prevents the conversion of fat into energy; and gene therapy pipeline consisting of DTX301, an adeno-associated virus 8 gene therapy product candidate for the treatment of patients with ornithine transcarbamylase, as well as DTX401, an AAV8 gene therapy clinical candidate for the treatment of patients with glycogen storage disease type Ia. In addition, the company is developing DTX701 that is in preclinical development for Wilson disease; UX068, which is in preclinical development for the treatment of creatine transporter deficiency (CTD); and UX053 for the treatment of glycogen storage disease type III. Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc. has collaboration and license agreement with Arcturus Therapeutics Holdings Inc. to develop additional nucleic acid therapies for rare diseases. Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc. was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Novato, California.

Corporate Governance

Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 29, 2019 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 8; Compensation: 9.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.