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Management Team
  • Eddy Wu Ph.D.
    Founder and CEO

    Dr. Eddy Wu is the founder and CEO of Arctic Vision, before he founded Arctic Vision,  he was the Head of Terns China Biotechnology where he is responsible for directing and overseeing all aspects of R&D activities as well as general management responsibilities. Before Terns, he was the Executive Medical Director at Allergan China where he is responsible for Allergan’s overall R&D, clinical, medical and portfolio strategy for China. Dr. Wu started his career at Novartis, During his tenure in Novartis, he was based in Basel, Hong Kong, and Taiwan and held various positions with increasing responsibilities and gained in first-hand global experience. At the Novartis Headquarter, He served as regional medical director and head of Health Economics & Outcome Research (HEOR) for AMAC (Asia-Pacific, Middle East, & African Countries), China & Japan.

    Dr. Wu graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), where he also obtained his Ph.D. in Biochemistry.

  • Qing Liu M.D., Ph.D.
    Vice President, Clinical and Regulatory Affairs

    Dr. Qing Liu has 16 Years of clinical, scientific research and industry experience of ophthalmology. Before joining Arctic Vision, she served as Head of Clinical Development & Medical Affairs for Alcon Greater China region, and Medical Director of Alcon Asia Pacific Region, following her roles as Head of Eye Care Medical Affairs in Allergan China, and Scientific Lead for Glaucoma in Allergan Asia Pacific Region, where she has led and driven the successful clinical development and launch of a wide range of ophthalmic drugs, devices and OTC products.

    Dr. Liu completed the clinical training of Ophthalmology in Wuhan Tongji Medical College in her early career, and was selected to join the European Commission Marie-Curie Research Training Networks for Retina Neurobiology-Vision Regulation research, and received her PhD from Leipzig University of Germany.

  • York Chen M.D., EMBA
    Vice President, Operations and Commercial Planning

    York Chen brings 20 years sales and marketing experience focusing in ophthalmic products. Before joining Arctic Vision, he headed Allergan China’s eye care business with full profit & loss responsibility of more than 10 products (Ozurdex, Ganfort, Lumigan, Combigan, Refresh Tears, etc.), covering four different treatment area (Retina/Glaucoma/Stac/Tears). Previously, he was the National Sales Manager at Alcon, leading the sales for multiple projects. Earlier in his career, York served at MSD and Boehringer Ingelheim with extensive experience in management of sales, marketing, distributors, private hospitals, and key accounts.

    York graduated from Shanghai JiaoTong university with a bachelor's degree in stomatology and obtained his EMBA from China Europe International Business School (CEIBS).

  • David Malek MBA
    Chief Business Officer

    David brings extensive business development experience. He is also the operating partner of Pivotal BioVenture China. Previously, he served as the Chief Business Officer at BioLineRx, a NASDAQ-traded biotech where he was responsible for all licensing, M&A and strategic alliances. During his tenure he built partnerships between BioLineRx and several leading pharma, including Novartis, Genentech and Merck, and led the in-licensing and acquisition of multiple pharmaceutical projects. Prior to his role at BioLineRx David was working for Sanofi in a variety of commercial and business development roles in the US and France, including BD&L, M&A, marketing and finance.

    David gained his B.A. in statistics and political science at the University of Haifa, and his MBA at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth.

  • Chris Fang MBA
    Senior Director, Corporate Development

    Chris Fang has 10 years of corporate development and investment experience at buy-side, investment banking, and international consulting firms. Before joining Arctic Vision,  she was the head of Investor Relations at I-Mab Biopharma, successfully completed its crossover and $807mn market cap NASDAQ IPO.

    Chris graduated from Shanghai University of Engineering Science with a bachelor degree in marketing management, and obtained her MBA from Jönköping University(Sweden).

Scientific Advisory Board
  • Harminder Singh Dua CBE
    Professor of Ophthalmology, Chairman of Ophthalmology and Vi...

    Professor Haminder is the Chairman of Ophthalmology and vision science in University of Nottingham, UK, President of European Association for Vision and Eye Research Foundation and Editor of Journal of EuCornea. He is a Cornea specialist with most famous contribution of discovery of a previously undetected layer (Pre-Decemet layer – also dubbed Dua’s Layer) of the human cornea in 2013. He served as president of EVER,  EuCornea and the Royal College of Ophthalmologists previously, and as Editor-in-chief of the British journal of ophthalmology. He has been appointed by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II as Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE) for Services to Ophthalmology.

  • Scott William Cousins MD
    Professor of Ophthalmology and Immunology, Director of Duke ...

    Professor Scott William Cousins is Vice Chair for Research and Director of the Duke Center for Macular Diseases at Duke Eye Center, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina, USA. He is a clinician scientist who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of macular diseases, and is active in both laboratory and clinical research. He is actively engaged in scientific and translational studies, as well as serving as assisting in the development of many innovative therapies for the treatment of macular diseases. He served on the National Eye Council, where he advised the Director of the National Eye Institute of the National Institutes of Health. He has served as PI for numerous phase 1-3 clinical trials in AMD, diabetic retinopathy, and other retinal disorders, and as member of data safety monitoring committees for numerous pharmaceutical and biotechnology startup companies.  In 2010, Professor Cousins was named as one of the top 34 ophthalmologists in the United States.

  • Xinghuai Sun MD
    Chairman of Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Science of ...

    Chairman of Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Science of Shanghai Medical College, Fudan University, and President-elect of Chinese Ophthalmology Society. He is renowned for his achievements in glaucoma clinical and research work as well as vision science. He has been served as President of Eye & ENT Hospital of Fudan University from 2005-2016, and is the Director of NHC/Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences Key Laboratory of Myopia, Governor of the World Glaucoma Association Board. His contributions to ophthalmology have been recognized with numerous honors, including Second prize of China National Science and Technology Progress Award, Award for excellent ophthalmologist in China, Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology Distinguished Service Award.

Board of Director
  • Dianna Qian
  • Meng Gao
  • Eddy Wu