Theodore Zucconi, Ph.D.
Theodore Zucconi, Ph.D., served as president, CEO and business development director of Galectin Therapeutics from September 2007 through May 2012. Dr. Zucconi served as a senior management consultant to Los Alamos National Laboratory from May 2002 through September 2007. Dr. Zucconi is a senior management consultant and a member of the board of directors of PMTec Inc., a position that he has held since 2001. Dr. Zucconi has also served as President of Implementation Edge LLC since 2002, Dr. Zucconi held senior management positions with Northern Telecom, Bell Northern Research, Motorola and Hadco Corporations. During his more than 33 years in the electronics and telecommunications industries he authored over 12 patents and received one outstanding invention award related to electronic components and manufacturing processes. As Director of Motorola University, he received an ASTD award for project management training, development and implementation. Dr. Zucconi received a B.S. in Chemistry from Villanova University, a M.S. in Chemistry from University of Connecticut, and a Ph.D. in Chemistry from the State University of New York, an Executive MBA in International Finance from Thunderbird University and is a Stanford Certified Project/Program Manager. We believe that Dr. Zucconi is best situated to sit on our Board of Directors because of his experience in working for the Company in the past and his industry experience.