Mr. Randal J. Kirk is a Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Intrexon Corp., a Chairman at Harvest Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a CEO, Senior Managing Director & Founder at Third Security LLC and a Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer at New River Pharmaceuticals, Inc. He is on the Board of Directors at Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Mr. Kirk was previously employed as a Chairman by Cyntellect, Inc., an Independent Director by Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc., a Chairman by Clinical Data, Inc., a Chairman by ECDS LLC, a Co-Founder by KP Pharmaceuticals LLC, a Chairman by General Injectables & Vaccines, Inc., a Chairman by Pinnacle Pharmaceuticals LLC, and a Chairman by SouthernSun Asset Management LLC. He also served on the board at ZIOPHARM Oncology, Inc., Radford University, Howe & Rusling, Inc., Scios, Inc., Radford University Foundation, Inc. and Talkflow Systems LLC.
He received his undergraduate degree from Radford University and a graduate degree from the University of Virginia.