Edward Fitzgerald has more than 40 years of business, financial and accounting experience, particularly in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry. He has been an independent business advisor since 2016. Previously, Edward served as executive vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer of ARIAD Pharmaceuticals from 2010 to 2016 and was its senior vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer from 2002 to 2010. Prior to that, he was senior vice president, chief financial officer and secretary of AltaRex.
Prior to AltaRex, Edward held management positions at BankBoston Corporation in its Mergers & Acquisitions Group and its Consumer Lending Group. He was previously a partner in the Audit and Business Advisory Practice of Arthur Andersen & Co.
Edward holds a B.S. and an MBA from Babson College and served on its board of trustees from 1997 to 2006, chairing its finance committee.