Sheila Gujrathi, M.D.

Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer

Dr. Gujrathi is the Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Gossamer Bio. Prior to joining us, Dr. Gujrathi served as Chief Medical Officer of Receptos, Inc. from June 2011 until the company’s acquisition by Celgene Corporation in August 2015. Prior to joining Receptos, she was Vice President of the Global Clinical Research Group in Immunology at BristolMyers Squibb from 2008 to 2011. Dr. Gujrathi worked at Genentech from 2002 to 2008 where she held roles of increasing responsibility in the Immunology, Tissue Growth and Repair clinical development group and served as the Avastin Franchise Team Leader. From 1999 to 2002, Dr. Gujrathi was a management consultant at McKinsey & Company in the healthcare practice where she provided strategic advice on a variety of projects in the healthcare and pharmaceutical industry. Dr. Gujrathi received her B.S. with highest distinction in Biomedical Engineering and M.D. from Northwestern University in their accelerated Honors Program in Medical Education. She completed her Internal Medicine Internship and Residency at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School. She received additional training at University of California, San Francisco and Stanford University in their Allergy and Immunology Fellowship Program.