Joseph K. Belanoff, M.D.
Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Belanoff is a co-founder and has served as a member of Corcept’s Board of Directors and as Chief Executive Officer since 1999. Dr. Belanoff is currently a clinical faculty member and has held various positions in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University since 1992. From 1997 to 2001, he served as the Director of Psychopharmacology at the outpatient division of the Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Hospital. Dr. Belanoff received his B.A. from Amherst College and his M.D. from Columbia University's College of Physicians & Surgeons.
Robert L. Roe, M.D.
Dr Roe joined Corcept as President in October 2001. Dr. Roe has spent more than 30 years in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. From 1999 to 2001, he served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Allergenics, Inc. From 1996 to 1999, Dr. Roe was Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer and a director of Cytel Corporation. From 1995 to 1996, he was Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer and a director of Chugai Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. From 1992 to 1995, Dr. Roe served as President of the Development Research Division and Senior Vice President of Syntex Corporation. Dr. Roe received his A.B. from Stanford University and his M.D. from the University of California, San Francisco.
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Robb joined Corcept in September 2011 and brings more than 25 years of experience in executive management, operations and finance. From April 2005 through August 2011 Mr. Robb served as the Senior Vice President of Operations, Administration and Finance of Fitness Anywhere, Inc., a private fitness equipment and training company with operations in the United States, Europe and Asia. From 2003 to 2005, Mr. Robb was engaged in the private practice of law. From 2000 to 2002 he was Senior Vice President of Citadon, Inc. He also held positions in business development for Normura Asset Capital Corporation from 1998 to 1999 and in sales and marketing for Legal Research Network, Inc. from 1996 to 1998. From 1992 to 1996 Mr. Robb practiced law at Howard, Rice, Nemerovski, Canady, Falk & Rabkin. Mr. Robb earned a B.A. in English and Political Philosophy from Yale and a J.D. from Harvard Law School, where he was a member of the Harvard Law Review.
Vice President & Controller, Chief Accounting Officer
Ms. LeDoux became the company’s Vice President & Controller and Chief Accounting Officer in April 2007. Ms. LeDoux has over 15 years of financial and accounting management experience with public pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies. Prior to joining Corcept as Controller in 2004, Ms. LeDoux served in various financial positions at Aviron, Roche Biosciences and at Syntex Corporation. She was also Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at the Northern California Health Center and Vice President, Finance for the Children’s Hospital of San Francisco. Ms. LeDoux is a Certified Public Accountant and has over 13 years of experience in public accounting, primarily at Coopers and Lybrand. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Business from the University of Massachusetts and a law degree from Western New England College, School of Law.
Vice President, Commercial Operations
Mr. Lo joined the company as Vice President, Commercial Operations in September 2010. Mr. Lo has 15 years of commercial experience in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry. From 1997-2010, he was employed by Genentech where he held a broad range of positions in marketing, sales, and managed markets. Most recently he led Genentech's endocrinology marketing and sales organization. Mr. Lo also held various positions at AstraZeneca and Kaiser Permanente. Mr. Lo received his B.S. from the University of California, Davis and Master of Health Administration from the University of Southern California.