Tara Soni serves as the Head of Legal and Compliance at Sumitovant. Ms. Soni has served as a Partner on the Legal Team of Roivant Sciences since July 2016 where she held a diverse role that focused on corporate transactions, compliance, employment law and general corporate advisory work. She previously served as Assistant General Counsel to a financial technology firm where she led the legal function across multiple jurisdictions in Europe, North America and South America. She began her career as an attorney specializing in cross-border transactions, with a focus on emerging markets. Ms. Soni is a dual-qualified attorney and is licensed to practice law in New York and India. She holds a LL.B. (Juris Doctor equivalent) from University of Delhi and an LL.M. from New York University School of Law.
Bill McMahon serves as Chief Algorithmic Analytics Officer of Sumitovant. McMahon served as Vice President of Computation Research at Roivant Sciences since 2016 during which time he led the development of the DrugOme. From 2009-2016, McMahon was the manager and technical lead of the functional reliability team at GlobalFoundries responsible for critical semiconductor process technologies. Previously McMahon held multiple Senior Engineer and Physicist roles at Numonyx, Intel, and Data Storage Institute. McMahon received his B.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, and Physics from MIT and a Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Dan Rothman serves as Chief Information Officer of Sumitovant. Rothman also serves as the Chief Digital Officer of Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma and has served as Chief Information Officer of Roivant Sciences since April 2017. From 2008 to 2017, he was a Managing Director at Goldman Sachs, where he was Head of Digital Structuring, Head of the Americas Client Strategy Group, Head of Credit and Mortgage Sales Stats, and Head of Power Sales. In those positions, he was responsible for the development of internal and external technology platforms, leveraging analytics and data mining tools to optimize various corporate services. Rothman previously served as a Managing Director at Lehman Brothers and Head of Global Foreign Exchange Derivatives Trading at Banque Nationale de Paris. Rothman received his B.S. in Electrical Engineering and his M.S. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from MIT.
Adele Gulfo serves as Chief Business Development and Commercialization Officer at Sumitovant. She is also the interim Chief Commercial Officer for Myovant Sciences. Previously Gulfo served as Chief of Commercial Development at Roivant Sciences. Prior to Roivant Gulfo served as President and General Manager of Pfizer’s $12B+ US primary care business unit, comprised of over 5,000 employees across multiple therapeutic areas. She also ran Pfizer’s Commercial Operations, and as US Country Chair led the Managed Care organization across all biopharmaceutical businesses, including Specialty, Oncology, and Vaccines. She ran the Latin America biopharmaceutical business for Pfizer including primary care, oncology, rare disease and vaccines across 23 countries. During this time, revenue grew while reducing expenses. Gulfo has over 25 years of experience in the bio pharmaceutical industry and also held executive level roles at Mylan and AstraZeneca. She has experience launching and growing many well-known blockbuster brands including Crestor, Lipitor, Viagra, Celebrex, Lyrica, Premarin and Eliquis. Gulfo also serves on the boards of Medexus Pharma and Enpro Industries. She received a BS in Biology and Chemistry and MBA in Marketing from Seton Hall University. Gulfo also received an MBA with a Pharma emphasis from Fairleigh Dickinson University and trained in Post Grad Molecular Biology at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.
Salomon Azoulay, M.D., serves as the Chief Medical Officer of Sumitovant. In this role he oversees numerous functions including clinical development, CMC, Regulatory, and medical affairs functions. Dr. Azoulay has served as Chief Medical Officer of Roivant Sciences since May 2018. He joined Roivant from Pfizer, where he most recently served as Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer for Pfizer Essential Health. In that role he oversaw clinical development and medical affairs for a portfolio that included over 600 branded products as well as biosimilars and sterile injectables. He has over 25 years of experience in the biopharmaceutical industry and held senior leadership roles at Pfizer since 2001, including Head of Development in Japan and Senior Vice President for Medical and Development in Emerging Markets.