Our Mission

Adverum is a clinical-stage gene therapy company targeting unmet medical need in ocular and rare diseases.

We develop gene therapy product candidates designed to provide durable efficacy by inducing sustained expression of a therapeutic protein. Our core capabilities include clinical development, novel vector discovery, and in-house manufacturing expertise, specifically in scalable process development, assay development, and current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) quality control.

Our team has extensive clinical development experience and is laser-focused on advancing novel gene therapies for patients.

Core Values

At Adverum, our values underscore our business and shape how we think of the patients we hope to help, how we apply science to medicine, and how we work and grow as a company.

INTEGRITY We are honest with our purpose, courageous against the unknown, and genuine through communications. RESPECT, TRANSPARENCY, HONESTY
COMMUNITY We collaborate as a team to solve difficult problems, and support one another in these endeavors. COLLABORATE TO BREAK BARRIERS
EMPOWERMENT We bring our best selves to take ownership, be accountable, learn, grow, and achieve success. FREEDOM TO FULFILL INDIVIDUAL POSSIBILITIES
PATIENT FOCUSED We are humbled and inspired by our patients, with sincere empathy as we strive to understand their individual journeys. PUT THE PATIENT FIRST
PIONEERING We are not afraid to create new paths forward, leveraging our passion, grit, and resilience in doing so. EXPLORE TO CREATE POSSIBILITY

Our Leadership Team

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Leone Patterson Chief Executive Officer, Director and Chief Financial Officer
Mehdi Gasmi, Ph.D. President and Chief Scientific Officer
Jennifer Cheng, Ph.D., J.D. Vice President and General Counsel
Mike Fitzgerald Vice President, Human Resources
Carla Fiankan Vice President, Regulatory Affairs
Claire Gelfman, Ph.D. Executive Director, Pharmaceutical Development
Pratik Jaluria, Ph.D. Executive Director, Process Development and Manufacturing
Michael Steel Vice President, Quality
Paul B. Cleveland Chairman
Eric G. Carter, M.D., Ph.D. Director
Mitchell Finer, Ph.D. Co-Founder
Patrick Machado, J.D. Director
Leone Patterson Director
Richard N. Spivey, Pharm.D., Ph.D. Director
Thomas F. Woiwode, Ph.D. Director

Contact Us

Adverum Biotechnologies
1035 O’Brien Drive
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Tel: 650-656-9323
Fax: 650-362-1908
General Inquiry: info@adverum.com

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