Healthcare >> CEO Interviews >> September 30, 1999

Bernard Gilly – Transgene (trgny)

BERNARD GILLY, PH.D. is President and Chief Executive Officer of Transgene. Dr. Gilly was formerly Executive Vice President, Corporate Research and Development at bioMerieux Alliance. He also served as Executive Vice President, Research and Development at Pasteur Merieux Serums et Vaccins, a subsidiary of Institut Merieux. Dr Gilly has also been director at Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon since 1995 and Vice Chairman of France Biotech, the French Biotechnology Industry Association. Profile
TWST: Could we start out with a brief overview and a little history of

the company?

Dr. Gilly: Transgene is a leading integrated gene therapy company. We've

been dedicated, first, to