Atul Saran was Appointed as General Counsel at Macrogenics.

Date of management change: May 01, 2014 

What Happened?

Rockville, MD-based Macrogenics hired Atul Saran as GC.


About the Company

MacroGenics Inc. is one of the leading providers in Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, & Biotech. It is based in Rockville, MD. To find more information about MacroGenics Inc., please visit


About the Person

Atul Saran is Senior Vice President and General Counsel at Macrogenics. Prior to joining MacroGenics, Mr. Saran spent over a decade at AstraZeneca and MedImmune. Most recently, he was Vice President, Corporate Development and Ventures for AstraZeneca where he was responsible for strategy development, search, and evaluation of large-scale M&A, cross‐industry alliances and new ventures. He also had oversight responsibility for MedImmune Ventures and chaired its Investment Committee. Before that, he held several positions at MedImmune, including Senior Vice President, Corporate Development and Ventures, as well as Vice President and Deputy General Counsel. Notable highlights from his time at AstraZeneca/MedImmune include leading during MedImmune's response to the 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic, engaging in the sale of MedImmune to AstraZeneca, raising an additional $100 million for MedImmune Ventures, and spearheading the strategy and execution for acquiring the programs that formed the core of MedImmune's pipeline, particularly its oncology immunotherapy and inflammation programs. Before joining MedImmune, Mr. Saran was a practicing attorney in the private equity/emerging business group at Hogan & Hartson, LLP in Washington, D.C.   Mr. Saran holds a J.D. from the University of Illinois College of Law and a B.S. in biological sciences from Stanford University. He is a member of the bar in the State of California and in the District of Columbia.


Info Source

Company Announcement


Other IT executives who recently changed jobs as well: Cochran Mark, Sternberg David, Leitch David, Mendoza Mark, Falconer Peter, Comer Timothy, Loftus Kevin, Deaton Mark, LaPointe Christian, Johnston Robert, Lindner Douglas

You can find the full directory of IT executives here.

How would you like to connect with 15,000+ IT executives in charge of $ millions in IT budgets? Find details here.