Reshma Kewalramani net worth and biography

Reshma Kewalramani Biography and Net Worth

Reshma Kewalramani, M.D., FASN, is the Chief Executive Officer and President at Vertex. Dr. Kewalramani has dedicated her career to improving the lives of patients, including the last 15+ years through the development of new medicines. She joined Vertex in 2017 and was previously the Chief Medical Officer and Executive Vice President of Global Medicines Development and Medical Affairs. During that time, Vertex made remarkable progress to bring new medicines to more cystic fibrosis (CF) patients around the world, including the approval of SYMDEKO/SYMKEVI and the rapid approval of TRIKAFTA to potentially treat up to 90% of all CF patients. Under Dr. Kewalramani’s leadership, Vertex also advanced several programs outside of CF into the clinic, including alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency, APOL1-mediated kidney diseases, sickle cell disease and beta-thalassemia.

Prior to Vertex, Dr. Kewalramani spent more than 12 years at Amgen where she held a variety of roles across Research and Development, including as Vice President, Global Clinical Development, Nephrology & Metabolic Therapeutic Area and Vice President, U.S. Medical Organization, a group she established and grew to assume responsibility for the full portfolio of molecules.

Dr. Kewalramani is passionate about developing and supporting the next generation of scientists and giving back to her community. She is a member of the board of directors of the Biomedical Science Careers Program, an organization dedicated to supporting underrepresented students to pursue a career in STEM, and RIZE Massachusetts, a nonprofit foundation focused on ending the opioid epidemic.  She is also a member of Boston University School of Medicine Dean’s Advisory Board. She is a Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology and was on the inaugural Board of Directors of the Kidney Health Initiative. 

She is the recipient of the American College of Physicians Associates Council Award, the American Medical Women's Association Janet M. Glasgow Memorial Achievement Citation, and the Harvard Medical School Excellence in Teaching Award. In 2019, she was the recipient of the TiE Boston Healthcare Leadership Award and named one of Boston Business Journal’s Power 50.

Dr. Kewalramani completed her internship and residency in Internal Medicine at the Massachusetts General Hospital and her fellowship in Nephrology at the Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital combined program. Dr. Kewalramani received her medical degree, with honors, from the seven-year medicine program at the Boston University School of Medicine and completed the General Management Program at Harvard Business School.

What is Reshma Kewalramani's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Reshma Kewalramani is at least $28.82 million as of August 15th, 2022. Dr. Kewalramani owns 99,598 shares of Vertex Pharmaceuticals stock worth more than $28,815,693 as of September 29th. This net worth evaluation does not reflect any other investments that Dr. Kewalramani may own. Additionally, Dr. Kewalramani receives an annual salary of $4,270,000.00 as CEO at Vertex Pharmaceuticals. Learn More about Reshma Kewalramani's net worth.

How old is Reshma Kewalramani?

Dr. Kewalramani is currently 49 years old. There are 7 older executives and no younger executives at Vertex Pharmaceuticals. Learn More on Reshma Kewalramani's age.

What is Reshma Kewalramani's salary?

As the CEO of Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated, Dr. Kewalramani earned a total compensation package of $15,198,856.00 in 2021. Dr. Kewalramani earned a salary of $1,221,923.00, stock awards of $10,924,599.00, non-equity compensation of $3,016,570.00, and other compensation of $35,764.00. Learn More on Reshma Kewalramani's salary.

How do I contact Reshma Kewalramani?

The corporate mailing address for Dr. Kewalramani and other Vertex Pharmaceuticals executives is 50 NORTHERN AVENUE, BOSTON MA, 02210. Vertex Pharmaceuticals can also be reached via phone at (617) 341-6100 and via email at [email protected] Learn More on Reshma Kewalramani's contact information.

Has Reshma Kewalramani been buying or selling shares of Vertex Pharmaceuticals?

Over the course of the past ninety days, Reshma Kewalramani has sold $3,565,846.34 in Vertex Pharmaceuticals stock. Most recently, Reshma Kewalramani sold 11,689 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Monday, August 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $305.06, for a transaction totalling $3,565,846.34. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 99,598 shares of the company's stock, valued at $30,383,365.88. Learn More on Reshma Kewalramani's trading history.

Who are Vertex Pharmaceuticals' active insiders?

Vertex Pharmaceuticals' insider roster includes David Altshuler (EVP), Kristen Ambrose (CAO), Stuart Arbuckle (COO), Sangeeta Bhatia (Director), Joshua Boger (Director), Reshma FASN (M.D.), Reshma Kewalramani (CEO), Yuchun Lee (Director), Jeffrey Leiden (Chairman), Joy Liu (SVP), Margaret McGlynn (Director), Michael Parini (EVP), Amit Sachdev (EVP), Bruce Sachs (Director), Bastiano Sanna (EVP), Paul Silva (CAO), Ian Smith (COO), Ourania Tatsis (EVP), and Charles Wagner, Jr. (CFO). Learn More on Vertex Pharmaceuticals' active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Vertex Pharmaceuticals?

During the last year, insiders at the pharmaceutical company sold shares 38 times. They sold a total of 263,386 shares worth more than $74,618,489.04. The most recent insider tranaction occured on August, 15th when CEO Reshma Kewalramani sold 11,689 shares worth more than $3,565,846.34. Insiders at Vertex Pharmaceuticals own 0.4 % of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Vertex Pharmaceuticals.

Information on this page was last updated on 8/15/2022.

Reshma Kewalramani Insider Trading History at Vertex Pharmaceuticals

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
8/15/2022Sell11,689$305.06$3,565,846.3499,598View SEC Filing Icon  
6/24/2022Sell11,689$291.30$3,405,005.70111,153View SEC Filing Icon  
8/19/2021Buy10,000$195.65$1,956,500.0069,511View SEC Filing Icon  
2/25/2020Sell3,634$233.45$848,357.3030,260View SEC Filing Icon  
2/18/2020Sell1,183$243.51$288,072.3334,341View SEC Filing Icon  
11/25/2019Sell4,692$219.37$1,029,284.0417,790View SEC Filing Icon  
11/8/2019Sell509$199.00$101,291.0013,607View SEC Filing Icon  
10/30/2019Sell3,057$199.00$608,343.0016,155View SEC Filing Icon  
10/22/2019Sell638$189.00$120,582.0013,098View SEC Filing Icon  
5/15/2019Sell241$165.41$39,863.8113,736View SEC Filing Icon  
2/19/2019Sell1,488$186.94$278,166.7214,038View SEC Filing Icon  
10/8/2018Sell2,305$186.95$430,919.751,909View SEC Filing Icon  
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Reshma Kewalramani Buying and Selling Activity at Vertex Pharmaceuticals

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Vertex Pharmaceuticals Company Overview

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Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated, a biotechnology company, engages in developing and commercializing therapies for treating cystic fibrosis. The company markets SYMDEKO/SYMKEVI, ORKAMBI, and KALYDECO to treat patients with cystic fibrosis who have specific mutations in their cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator gene; and TRIKAFTA for the treatment of patients with CF 6 years of age or older who have at least one F508del mutation. Its pipeline includes VX-864 for the treatment of AAT deficiency, which is in Phase 2 clinical trial; VX-147 for the treatment of APOL1-mediated focal segmental glomerulosclerosis, or FSGS, and other serious kidney diseases which is in Phase 2 clinical trial; VX- 880, treatment for Type 1 Diabetes which is in Phase 1/2 clinical trial; VX-548, a NaV1.8 inhibitor for treatments of acute, neuropathic, musculoskeletal pain which is in Phase 2 clinical trial; and CTX001 for the treatment severe SCD and TDT which is in Phase 3 clinical trial. The company sells its products primarily to specialty pharmacy and specialty distributors in the United States, as well as specialty distributors and retail chains, and hospitals and clinics internationally. It has collaborations with Affinia Therapeutics, Inc.; Arbor Biotechnologies, Inc.; CRISPR Therapeutics AG.; Kymera Therapeutics, Inc.; Mammoth Biosciences, Inc.; Moderna, Inc.; Obsidian Therapeutics, Inc.; and Skyhawk Therapeutics, Inc.; as well as Ribometrix, Inc.; Genomics plc; Merck KGaA; Darmstadt, Germany, and X-Chem, Inc. Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts.
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