|Rudy Howard, B.A., CPA|
Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Howard brings over 30 years of senior management experience to vTv Therapeutics. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Howard served as Chief Financial Officer of SciQuest, Inc., an international spend management software company. Before joining SciQuest, he was CFO of MDS Pharma Services, a multi-national pharmaceutical services organization. He has also served as CFO for a number of other public and private multi-national companies in the life sciences and software industries, including Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD), a global pharmaceutical organization.
Mr. Howard spent the first half of his career in public accounting, where he became an assurance partner with PricewaterhouseCoopers. He served companies in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, high technology and financial services industries. Among his areas of expertise were public company disclosure compliance, including guiding a number of clients through the IPO process, and merger and acquisition consulting.
Mr. Howard is a certified public accountant and received his B.A. in accounting from North Carolina State University.