SGMO - Sangamo Therapeutics, Inc.

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Sangamo Therapeutics, Inc.

501 Canal Boulevard
Richmond, CA 94804
United States
510-970-6000
http://www.sangamo.com

SectorHealthcare
IndustryBiotechnology
Full Time Employees302

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Dr. Alexander D. MacraeCEO, Pres & Director1.06MN/A1963
Mr. Stéphane BoisselExec. VP of Corp. Strategy537.27kN/A1968
Mr. Sung LeeExec. VP & CFON/AN/AN/A
Ms. Prathyusha DurabaibuPrincipal Accounting OfficerN/AN/A1979
Dr. Edward RebarSr. VP & CTON/AN/AN/A
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

Sangamo Therapeutics, Inc. focuses on translating science into genomic medicines that transform patients' lives using platform technologies in genome editing, gene therapy, gene regulation, and cell therapy. The company's zinc finger proteins (ZFPs) could be engineered to make zinc finger nucleases (ZFNs), proteins that could be used to modify DNA sequences by adding or knocking out specific genes or genome editing; and ZFP transcription factors (ZFP TFs) proteins that can be used to increase or decrease gene expression or gene regulation. Its therapeutic products which are in Phase I/II clinical trial include SB-525 for the treatment of hemophilia A; SB-FIX for the treatment of hemophilia B; ST-400 for the treatment of beta-thalassemia; and SB-318 for the treatment of Mucopolysaccharidosis Type I and SB-913 for the treatment of Mucopolysaccharidosis Type II, which are lysosomal storage disorders (LSDs). The company also develops ST-920, a gene therapy for fabry disease. It has collaboration and license agreements with Kite Pharma, Inc., Pfizer Inc., Bioverativ Inc., and Shire International GmbH, as well as license partnerships with Dow AgroSciences LLC, Sigma-Aldrich Corporation, Genentech, Inc., Open Monoclonal Technology, Inc., F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd, and Hoffmann-La Roche Inc. The company was formerly known as Sangamo BioSciences, Inc. and changed its name to Sangamo Therapeutics, Inc. in January 2017. Sangamo Therapeutics, Inc. was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Richmond, California.

Corporate Governance

Sangamo Therapeutics, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 5.

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.