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Jeffrey W. Albers has over 25 years of experience working in the biopharmaceutical industry and bringing important new medicines to patients with cancer and rare diseases. He is currently Chairman of Blueprint Medicines Corporation (Nasdaq: BPMC), a global precision therapy company, since January 2023, and Venture Partner at Atlas Venture, a venture capital firm focused on investment in biotechnology companies, since January 2023. Mr. Albers served as Chief Executive Officer, President and Chairman of Blueprint Medicines from June 2021 to April 2022, Executive Chairman from April 2022 to December 2022 and as Chief Executive Officer, President and Director from July 2014 to June 2021. Prior to joining Blueprint Medicines in July 2014, Mr. Albers was President of Algeta ASA, a Norwegian biotechnology company from January 2012 to April 2014, where he oversaw the commercial and business functions. Prior to Algeta ASA, from July 2005 to November 2011, Mr. Albers was at Genzyme Corporation, a biotechnology company that is now a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sanofi S.A., most recently as Vice President of the U.S. hematology and oncology business unit. In addition to Blueprint Medicines, Mr. Albers serves on the board of directors of Kymera Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: KYMR) and several private companies. Mr. Albers received a B.S. from Indiana University and an M.B.A. and a J.D. from Georgetown University.