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Thomas Knapp

Board Member

Thomas J. Knapp was appointed to the Board in February 2017. Mr. Knapp is currently a consultant for SELLAS Life Sciences Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SLS), which completed its merger with Galena Biopharma, Inc. (“Galena”) (NASDAQ:GALE) in December 2017. From June 2015 to December 2017, Mr. Knapp served as Interim General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Galena. Previously, from February 2010 to July 2015, he was Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary of Sucampo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASAQ:SCMP). His other experience includes serving as Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary at NorthWestern Corporation and in senior in house attorney positions at The Boeing Company and The Burlington Northern & Santa Fe Railway Company. Mr. Knapp has over 25 years of corporate and law firm experience with regulated industries, which experience includes federal and state regulatory matters, federal government affairs, risk management, compliance, litigation, complex commercial transactions and corporate governance. Mr. Knapp brings to our Board his vast legal experience working with companies in regulated industries as well as his knowledge regarding the pharmaceutical industry.