Vermillion Appoints Dr. Eric Varma to its Board of Directors
News Sep 17, 2013
Vermillion, Inc. has announced the appointment of Eric Varma, M.D. to its board of directors.
"As a partner at Oracle Investment Management, Vermillion's largest shareholder, and a physician, Eric brings significant financial and commercial experience in the life sciences to our board of directors," said Thomas McLain, Vermillion's president and CEO.
McLain continued, "His expertise will help guide the company as it continues to focus on its novel, high-value diagnostic test, OVA1® and improving the care for women with gynecological cancers."
Dr. Varma is currently a partner at Oracle Investment Management, which is a fundamental research driven investment management company that is exclusively focused on the global health care and bioscience industries.
Prior to joining Oracle Investment Management, he worked at Leerink Swann, the Boston Consulting Group, and the Food and Drug Administration.
Dr. Varma received his B.A. from the University of California Berkeley, M.D. from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and M.B.A. from the MIT Sloan School of Management.
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