David Perry

President and Chief Executive Officer, Indigo Agriculture

BSc in Chemical Engineering, University of Tulsa; MBA, Harvard Business School; National Merit Scholar, United States Air Force Academy. Serial entrepreneur who has founded and built five innovative companies in the last 18 years, leading the last two through successful IPOs and to multi-billion dollar market capitalizations, and raising over $900 million, while generating significant returns for investors. Co-founded and former Chief Executive Officer, Chemdex, later creating its parent company, Ventro Corporation, a business-to-business marketplace focused on the life sciences industry. Most recently, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, Anacor Pharmaceuticals, a biopharmaceutical company discovering and developing novel small-molecule therapeutics to treat infectious and inflammatory diseases. Currently, President, Chief Executive Officer and Director, Indigo. Founder and Chairman, San Francisco-based digital health start-up, Farewell. Director, human microbiome company, Epiva. Named Entrepreneur of the Year in Northern California, Ernst and Young (2000).