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Alex Kaoukhov, M.D.

SVP and Head of Clinical Development

Dr. Kaoukhov is the Head of Clinical Development Senior Vice President (SVP), at Bioniz Therapeutics Inc. Dr Kaoukhov is a physician with 20 years of drug development experience. Prior to joining Bioniz he served as Head of Global Development at Almirall a global company specializing in the development of dermatological therapies. At Almirall he was responsible for non-clinical development, global clinical development, pharmacokinetics and statistics. Prior to Almirall, Dr. Kaoukhov was at Allergan where he was Associate Vice President of Clinical Development with oversight of the medical dermatology pipeline. Prior to that, he served in clinical development leadership roles at Novartis (Switzerland) and Galderma (France). During his career, Dr Kaoukhov has driven a number of product approvals of global programs as well as multiple early stage programs under IND and CTA. Prior to joining industry, Dr Kaoukhov conducted clinical research at Saint Louis Hospital in Paris. Dr Kaoukhov earned an MD Degree with Honors from First Moscow State Medical University and was trained in dermatology at Saint Louis Hospital in Paris.