Board Member Richard Samuelson Mr. Samuelson is currently the Chief Investment Officer of Swan Venture Group. He spent the bulk of his career in investment banking, predominantly in Asia. As an investment banker, he specialized in equity and equity derivatives at both UBS and BNP Paribas. Mr. Samuelson began his career as an analyst and in his final position as a Managing Director he served as global head of equity and equity derivatives for both Asia and Japan at BNP Paribas. Since 2010, he has focused on angel investing, primarily through the Keiretsu Forum. In addition to the Board of Kineta, Mr. Samuelson serves on the Board of Global Index Group. He is a formal advisor to Northshore Bio, Blue Leap, Arovia and Y Strategies (a listed early stage fund headquartered in California). He also previously served on the investment review committee for the Keiretsu Capital Fund 1. Mr. Samuelson holds a B.A. from Yale, an MA from the Fletcher School at Tufts and an MBA in finance from the Wharton School. His professional accreditations include: the CFA, FRM and CAIA designations.