*Clay Siegall: A man devoted to people and his profession:
Clay Siegall is the co-founder of Seattle Genetics. The company was founded back in 1998. Clay Siegall is the Company Chief Executive Officer as well as Chairman of the Board.
Mr. Siegall is an experienced Scientist who always had a great interest in therapy & treatment for Cancer. In addition, he built Seattle Genetics from the ground up through hard work, intensive research as well as drug development practices and techniques. Clay Siegall’s ambitions certainly paid off in many ways.
Clay Siegall created anti-body drug coagulates which was a major breakthrough. Also, Siegall received FDA approval for Adcetris. Siegall received great recognition for these discoveries. Adcetris is now available and heavily used in over 60 countries.
Due to Clay Siegall’s efforts he was able to obtain multiple strategic licensing on some specific specialty products. Currently, there are over 18 ADC’s in the clinical development stages using the technologies that Seattle Genetics offers. The advanced technologies offered by Seattle Genetics is what makes it possible for researchers to take their R &D to a new and promising level.
Clay Siegall is heavily involved with Capital raising activities. Therefore, Siegall was able to raise over 1 Billion in capital which goes toward additional company research.
Prior to his creation of Seattle Genetics, Clay Siegall worked for Bristol Myers Squibb Company for a period of six years. In addition, Siegall worked with the American Cancer Institute from 1988-1992.
Siegall serves on the Board of Directors for Alder Pharmaceuticals and he has received many awards for his achievements within the industry. In 2013, Clay Siegall received an award from the department of math and sciences from the University of Maryland.
Clay Siegall earned a B.S. Degree in Zoology from the University of Maryland. Also, Siegall currently holds over 14 patents and has a PHD in Genetics.
Siegall has great drive and determination within the scientific industry. However, he also deeply cares about patients health and works tirelessly to develop new and better cancer therapies.
Clay Siegall does speaking engagements on occasion. Siegall stresses the importance of education and following a career path. Following your heart is something that can ultimately lead to great happiness and success.