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Vice President of Human Resources

Peter Lasky is Vice President of Human Resources at Deciphera Pharmaceuticals. Mr. Lasky has more than 25 years of human resources leadership experience within the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industry. Prior to joining Deciphera, he served as Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources at Wave Life Sciences where he established the organization’s human resources function. Mr. Lasky also served as Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources at Shire Pharmaceuticals where he was responsible for setting the strategic direction of the human resources function and leading a global team for this multi-national commercial-stage pharmaceutical company. During his career Mr. Lasky, who has always focused on being a strategic business partner dedicated to creating an innovative work environment, held human resources leadership positions at AstraZeneca, Millipore Corporation and Genetics Institute (Wyeth). Peter holds a BS in Business Administration and Industrial Management from State University New York at Plattsburgh. He has also completed various postgraduate courses and programs at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Darden School University of Virginia and Cornell University. Mr. Lasky speaks at various industry conferences on a wide range of human resources-related topics and has served on several advisory boards including the National Science Foundation Council on Bio- manufacturing education and the Massachusetts Biotechnology Council.