Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Mr. Heck holds nearly three decades of commercial and leadership experience in the biopharma industry, with a history of standing up successful startups. Prior to founding Sentynl Therapeutics, Mr. Heck co-founded Victory Pharmaceuticals, Inc., where he served as CEO and Board of Directors member. Before Victory, he was on the founding team of specialty pharmaceutical company DJ Pharma and served as its VP of Sales, with success that resulted in acquisition by Biovail Corporation, Inc. Mr. Heck also held roles in sales management, marketing and managed care at Dura Pharmaceuticals, acquired by Elan. Before entering the biopharma industry, Mr. Heck held commercial roles at Dial Corporation. Mr. Heck earned his Bachelor of Arts in marketing from the University of South Carolina.