Board

 

Jolly Mazumdar, Ph.D., M.B.A.
Chief Executive Officer

Jolly Mazumdar serves as Chief Executive Officer of Chimeron Bio. Prior to Chimeron, she served in a clinical development leadership roles at GlaxoSmithKline in the divisions of Immunooncology and Personalized Oncology. Jolly obtained her Ph.D. in Cell Biology from the University of Georgia, pursued her postdoctoral training in a Howard Hughes Medical Institute laboratory at the University of Pennsylvania, and has an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School.

Chiraag Patel, M.D., M.B.A.
Director

Chiraag Patel is a board certified Molecular, Anatomic and Clinical Pathologist. He was a fellow at the Food and Drug Administration in the Laboratory of Immunoregulation, where he developed chimeric virus like particles against HIV and Hepatitis B. Chiraag received his M.D. from St. George’s University School of Medicine. Following residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology at Stony Brook Medicine, he completed fellowship training in Molecular Genetic Pathology at New York Presbyterian- Columbia University Medical Center and an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School.

Jack M. Kaplan
Director

Jack Kaplan serves as a Director of Chimeron Bio. Jack, Former President, Founder of Datamark Technologies Inc., is a serial entrepreneur who has founded and managed three successful companies in high tech ventures and health care systems. His focus is on ventures that require guidance and management team expertise during the initial growth and funding stages. Companies started and acquired include Comprehensive Computer Systems, Robotic Health Care Information Systems and Datamark Technologies Inc. specializing in robotic software programs, electronic gift stored value cards, loyalty programs, database marketing, and incentive promotional programs for the retail, resort, and restaurant markets. 

As Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurship, at Columbia Business School he has developed and taught the entrepreneurial graduate MBA and EMBA courses concentrating in Launching New Ventures, Introduction to Venturing   and Entrepreneurship Management. His other activities include, assisting students in preparing for business plan competition, judging best plan awards, and providing guidance and venture capital assistance to students in starting their business ventures. He is on the board of advisors for The Center for Advanced Technology, Columbia University, to promote and facilitate the commercial use of academic based technology and intellectual property.

He is the author of "Patterns of Entrepreneurship Management" 5th edition published by John Wiley and Sons in April 2016. His previous book,” Getting Started in Entrepreneurship” “Smart Cards: The Global Information Passport," and articles have appeared in Technology News, Crains of New York MIT Enterprise Forum. He was also a national and regional judge for the Ernst & Young "Entrepreneur of The Year"® Award Program.