SNSS - Sunesis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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Sunesis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

395 Oyster Point Boulevard
Suite 400
South San Francisco, CA 94080
United States
650-266-3500
http://www.sunesis.com

SectorHealthcare
IndustryBiotechnology
Full Time Employees34

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Dayton MisfeldtInterim CEO & Director60kN/A1974
Mr. Daniel N. Swisher Jr.Strategic Advisor771.59kN/A1963
Mr. William P. QuinnCFO and Sr. VP of Fin. & Corp. Devel.N/AN/AN/A
Mr. Gene C. JamiesonVP of Technical OperationsN/AN/AN/A
Dr. Judith A. Fox Ph.D.Chief Scientific OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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

Sunesis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the development and commercialization of oncology therapeutics for the treatment of solid and hematologic cancers. Its lead program is vecabrutinib, a non-covalently binding inhibitor of Bruton's tyrosine kinase (BTK), which is in Phase 1b/2 clinical trial in B-cell malignancies. The company also engages in developing TAK-580, a pan-Raf inhibitor program in combination with various anticancer agents for the treatment of advanced solid tumor cancers in adult patients; SNS-510, which is in preclinical pharmacology and toxicology studies for the treatment of solid tumor and hematologic malignancies; and vosaroxin, an anticancer quinolone derivative for the treatment of acute myeloid leukemia (AML). In addition, it is developing vosaroxin, which is in Phase 2 trial with decitabine for treatment of diagnosed acute AML or myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS); Phase 1/2 trial with azacitidine for treatment of MDS; Phase 2 trial with infusional cytarabine for treatment of AML; Phase 1/2 trial in adult patients with previously treated intermediate-2 or high-risk MDS; and Phase 1/2 trial with cytarabine tested as consolidation therapy. The company has a collaboration agreement with Biogen Idec MA, Inc. to discover, develop, and commercialize small molecule BTK inhibitors; and license agreement with Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited to develop and commercialize preclinical inhibitors of phosphoinositide-dependent kinase-1. Sunesis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in South San Francisco, California.

Corporate Governance

Sunesis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of N/A is N/A. The pillar scores are Audit: N/A; Board: N/A; Shareholder Rights: N/A; Compensation: N/A.

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.