About Us

Aleta Biotherapeutics is an immuno-oncology company focused on transforming cellular therapeutics to allow a broad spectrum of cancer indications to be targeted, including currently intractable solid tumors.

Aleta Bio has created a unique portfolio of multi-antigen targeting solutions for cell therapy, designed to address the critical issues of CAR-T persistence, tumor antigen loss leading to patient relapse, and tumor antigen heterogeneity.

Co-founders Paul Rennert and Roy Lobb bring extensive scientific and leadership experience in immunology, oncology and drug development to this new enterprise.

Leadership Team

Our Experienced Leadership Team

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Paul Rennert

President & CSO – Aleta

  • PI, Biogen: Inflammation, autoimmunity, fibrosis, oncology
  • Since 2012 focused on new company development
  • Author on more than 30 patents and approx. 100 publications & recent IO reviews

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Roy Lobb

Director – Aleta

  • Founder/co-founder of 7 biotechs including Avila Therapeutics ($355M Celgene acquisition)
  • Advent Life Sciences venture partner
  • Former head of Biogen R&D, asst. professor pathology at HMS, PhD Univ. Oxford (Chemistry)

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Mark Leuchtenberger

Executive Chairman – Established life sciences executive with leadership roles at multiple companies in the life sciences space

  • Interim CEO, Brooklyn ImmunoTherapeutics (current)
  • Previous CEO and Board roles at multiple biopharma companies, achieving product launches and M&A exits
  • Led the development and launch of Biogen flagship product Avonex in US and internationally

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Raj Parekh

Director

  • General Partner – Advent
  • Founder & board leadership roles at Glycosciences, Galapagos, Celldex,
  • Trained at Oxford

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Eva-Lotta Allan

Non-Executive Director

  • Chairman of C4X Discovery, Non-Executive Director, Targovax and Crescendo Biologics (current)
  • Previous Chief Business Officer at Immunocore and Chief Business Officer and member of the Executive Committee and Euronext IPO team at Ablynx NV
  • Held senior positions at various large-cap biotechnology companies including Vertex Pharmaceuticals

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