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ViewRay appoints ex Pfizer CEO Henry A. McKinnell, Jr. to board

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Cleveland, Oh., USA - ViewRay, a developer of radiation therapy technologies, announced the appointment of Henry A. McKinnell, Jr., former chairman and CEO of Pfizer, to the its board.

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Dr. McKinnell retired as Chairman and CEO of Pfizer Inc. in 2006. His 35 years with the company included the positions of President of Pfizer Asia, President of Pfizer's medical devices group, President of Pfizer Pharmaceuticals Group, and Chief Financial Officer.

Dr. McKinnell currently serves as the Chairman of the Board of Moody's Corporation and Chairman of the Board of the Accordia Global Health Foundation. His previous directorships include ExxonMobil Corporation, John Wiley & Sons, Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Emmaus Life Sciences, and Angiotech Pharmaceuticals.

Previously, Dr McKinnell chaired the Business Roundtable, an association of Chief Executive Officers leading U.S. companies, the Health Industry Manufacturers Association (now known as AdvaMed), the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, the Food and Drug Law Institute, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Advisory Council, and the Connecticut Science Center.