Robert Farrell, Esq. was appointed as our Chief Financial Officer and designated to serve as our Principal Financial Officer and Principal Accounting Officer effective December 1, 2013. Prior to that time, Mr. Farrell served as Chief Financial Officer of Sanovas, Inc., a medical device company from 2012 to 2013. Prior to that, he was employed by Titan Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a diversified public biotechnology company, where he served as President and Chief Executive Officer from 2008 to 2010 and as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from 1996 to 2008. From 1990 to 1996, Mr. Farrell served as Corporate Group Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Fresenius USA. From 1982 to 1990, Mr. Farrell was employed by Genstar Corporation, serving as Vice President of Marketing within Genstar’s Financial Services Division from 1982 to 1989, and as President of TXL Securities from 1987 to 1990. Mr. Farrell also served as Associate General Counsel of Brae Corporation from 1979 to 1982, and as an Associate Attorney for Crane & Hawkins from 1977 to 1979. Mr. Farrell received a J.D. from University of California, Hastings College of Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Government and Economics with a Minor in Accounting from University of Notre Dame. Mr. Farrell is a Member of the California Bar.