Ms. Carol Schafer was appointed a member of Idera’s Board of Directors in December of 2018.
Ms. Schafer is a seasoned financial professional with more than 25 years of experience in investment banking and equity capital markets, as well as corporate finance and business development in the biopharmaceutical sector. Ms. Schafer most recently served as Vice Chair, Equity Capital Markets at Wells Fargo Securities. Prior to Wells Fargo, Ms. Schafer served as Vice President of Finance and Business Development at Lexicon Pharmaceuticals. Earlier in her career, Ms. Schafer served as an Equity Capital Markets Sector Head in her role as a Managing Director at J.P. Morgan. Ms. Schafer received a B.A. from Boston College and an M.B.A from New York University.