Bryan Yoon, Esq.
Bryan Yoon, Esq., has been our chief administrative officer, general counsel and corporate secretary since November 2019. Bryan was most recently the general counsel and secretary at Nightstar Therapeutics, a gene therapy company focused on inherited retinal diseases, from November 2017 until its acquisition by Biogen in June 2019. At Nightstar, he was responsible for the legal, compliance and intellectual property functions, in addition to leading all human resources activities, through a period of significant growth. Prior to Nightstar, Bryan worked at Intercept Pharmaceuticals, a leading biopharmaceutical company focusing on nonviral liver diseases, from January 2013 until November 2017, where he most recently served as senior vice president—legal affairs and secretary. Previously, Bryan worked at Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo P.C. and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, where he advised clients, including a number of life sciences companies, on a variety of corporate and other legal matters. Bryan holds a B.A. in economics and an M.Eng. in operations research and industrial engineering from Cornell University. He received his J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School.