Mr. Taffy serves as a member of the Board of Directors of Cellvation, Inc., a position he has held since in October of 2016. He previously served as Cellvation’s founding President and Chief Executive Officer until September of 2021. Mr. Taffy identified the programs that formed the basis of Cellvation during his role as Entrepreneur in Residence at Fortress Biotech. Prior to Fortress, Mr. Taffy held the positions of Head (Senior Director) of Business Affairs at Forest Labs (now Allergan Plc) and Director of Corporate Development at Life Technologies (now Thermo Fisher Scientific), where he also held Board positions on behalf of the company. Mr. Taffy started his career as Counsel for Intellectual Property at The Procter and Gamble Company. He holds a B.A. in biochemistry from the University of North Texas and a J.D. from Syracuse University College of Law.