William H. Rastetter
Dr. Rastetter is Chairman of the Board of Directors, Illumina. He is Chairman, Board of Directors, Receptos, Inc., Chairman, Board of Directors, Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc., and Chairman, Board of Directors, Fate Therapeutics, Inc. He serves on the Board of Directors of Regulus, Inc. He is Lead Outside Director for Cerulean Pharma, Inc. and a member of the Board of Managers and the Advisory Council of Leerink Partners.
Formerly, he was Executive Chairman of Biogen Idec and former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, IDEC Pharmaceuticals Corporation. He received a S.B. from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an M.A. and Ph.D. from Harvard University.