Tricia Suvari

Tricia Suvari

Chief Legal Officer

Ms. Suvari joined GBT in October 2016 as chief legal officer with extensive experience in the life sciences industry. Previously, she served in several senior roles at CV Therapeutics, Inc., which was acquired by Gilead Sciences, Inc., ultimately as senior vice president, general counsel and chief compliance officer. In that position, she led the in-house legal team as the company transitioned from an R&D-stage to a commercial-stage company with marketed products in the United States and EU and multiple partnering arrangements. Prior to CV Therapeutics, she served as corporate counsel at Genentech, Inc., in increasingly senior roles where she completed many complex business development and licensing transactions and advised on legal compliance for several commercial products. Before joining GBT, Ms. Suvari served as a vice president and general counsel at the nonprofit Peninsula Open Space Trust. She also served as an independent consultant supporting early-stage private and public biopharmaceutical companies. Ms. Suvari earned a B.S. in geology and geophysics from Yale University and a J.D. from Harvard Law School.