|Stephen L. Holcombe, B.Sc|
President, Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Holcombe received his Bachelor of Science degree in accountancy from Wake Forest University. Mr. Holcombe brings over 23 years of financial and managerial experience to vTv Therapeutics. Over that time Mr. Holcombe has primarily been involved as an executive officer with early stage companies focusing on the execution of private and public financings, developing corporate alliance and partnership strategies and managing relationships with external constituents. From 1978 to 1985 he served in various positions of increasing responsibility with KPMG Peat Marwick. From 1985 to 1999 Mr. Holcombe served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Vanguard Cellular Systems, Inc., one of the largest independent wireless operators in the United States, until its sale to AT&T Wireless. Just prior to joining vTv, Mr. Holcombe served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for BuildNet, Inc. an e-commerce software solutions provider to the residential construction industry.