Leadership: Ron Peck, M.D. Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Ron Peck is Chief Medical Officer at Arvinas. Dr. Peck brings more than twenty years of clinical and drug development experience, most recently serving as Senior Vice President, Clinical Research at Tesaro, where he oversaw all clinical development efforts for the company’s entire pipeline, including Zejula® (niraparib) and Tesaro’s immuno-oncology programs.
Prior to his work at Tesaro, Dr. Peck served as the CMO of Kolltan Pharmaceuticals, a privately held clinical-stage biotech where he oversaw the clinical development of monoclonal antibodies targeting receptor tyrosine kinases. Dr. Peck began his industry career at Bristol Myers Squibb (BMS), where he spent 15 years in drug development, eventually serving as Vice President, YERVOY® (ipilimumab) Global Development Lead. At BMS, he played a key role in the approval and commercialization of YERVOY® (ipilimumab) across all indications and contributed to the successful development of multiple other oncology assets, including IXEMPRA® (ixabepilone). Early in his BMS career, Dr. Peck contributed to the life cycle development of ABILIFY® (aripiprazole) within the neuroscience clinical research organization.
Dr. Peck received his bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., his M.D. from Thomas Jefferson University Medical College in Philadelphia, PA., and completed a residency and hematology/oncology fellowship at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C before serving as Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Virginia.