Prior to his retirement in 2017, Mr. Driscoll served as chief financial officer at Flexion Therapeutics, where he spearheaded a successful IPO in 2014 and during his tenure raised over $600 million toward the ultimate FDA approval of Zilretta®. From 2009 to 2013 he served as chief financial officer at Novavax, Inc., a publicly traded biopharmaceutical company. Prior to Novavax, Mr. Driscoll served as chief financial officer from 2007 to 2008, and subsequently chief executive officer from 2008 to 2009, at Genelabs Technologies, Inc., a publicly traded biopharmaceutical and diagnostics company that was acquired by GlaxoSmithKline; and chief executive officer at OXiGENE, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, from 2000 to 2006.
He began his biotechnology career serving as chief financial officer at Instrumentation Laboratory, an in vitro diagnostics company. Mr. Driscoll has served as chairman of the board at OXiGENE and as a member of the audit committee for Cynapsus Therapeutics Inc., which was sold to Sunovion Pharmaceuticals in 2016. He currently sits on the boards of Cellectar Biosciences, Cue Biopharma, MEI Pharma, and NantKwest, all publicly traded companies where he serves on the audit committees of each.
Mr. Driscoll earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting and finance from Bentley University.