David P. Perry, has served as Anacor's President and Chief Executive Officer since March
2002 and has been a member of the board of directors since April 2002. In 1997, Mr. Perry founded Chemdex Corporation,
which was acquired by NexPrise, Inc., a business-to-business marketplace company that focused on the life-sciences industry,
and until November 2001 served as its Chief Executive Officer. In 1995, Mr. Perry co-founded Virogen, a biotech company
based in Boston. Mr. Perry has a B.S. from the University of Tulsa and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.