Lily has served as Synthekine’s Vice President of Human Resources since December 2021. She brings over 25 years of HR experience across the technology and biopharmaceutical industries and has more than 15 years of commercial stage biopharma experience. Previously, she served as Vice President of Human Resources at Rigel Pharmaceuticals where she partnered with the CEO and Executive Committee to support an integrated research, development and commercial organization. Prior to joining Rigel, she was with Actelion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (now Janssen Pharmaceuticals, a Johnson & Johnson Company), where she held positions of increasing responsibilities. Before Actelion, Ms. Cheung served six years at Covad Communications leading the HR Operations team. Ms. Cheung also held positions at National Semiconductor and UnitedHealthcare. She received her B.S. in management from San Francisco State University.