Dr. Mohammad Magdy Mohamed Azab is a President & Chief Medical Officer at Astex Pharmaceuticals, Inc., an Independent Director at Xenon Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a Member at American Society of Clinical Oncology, a Member at American Society of Hematology, a Member at European Society for Medical Oncology, a Member at International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer and a Vice Chairman & MD-Financial Affairs at Pyramisa Hotels.
He is on the Board of Directors at Xenon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Pyramisa Hotels. Dr. Azab was previously employed as a Chief Medical Officer by SuperGen, Inc., a President, Chief Executive Officer & Director by Intradigm Corp., a Chief Medical Officer, EVP-Research & Development by QLT, Inc., a Manager-International Medical Oncology by Sanofi Pharmaceuticals, a Member by American Association for Cancer Research, and a Chief Medical Officer by Astex Therapeutics Ltd.
He also served on the board at Chemokine Therapeutics Corp.
He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Cairo and an MBA from Richard Ivey School of Business.