Mr. Kurt Gustafson joined Halozyme in 2009 with extensive operational and managerial experience in financial planning and analysis, accounting, treasury, and international responsibility gained during his 18 years with Amgen. In his most recent position, as Vice President, Manufacturing Finance, Mr. Gustafson had financial responsibility for each of Amgen’s worldwide manufacturing sites and the Cost Accounting Group. He was responsible for the financial planning, cost accounting, capital planning, and procurement activities at each of these sites from 2006 to 2009. From 2004 to 2006, Mr. Gustafson was Vice President, Finance and CFO of Amgen Europe, responsible for financial planning and accounting for European operations. Stationed in Switzerland, Kurt was responsible for Amgen’s International Operations, which spanned Europe, the Middle East, Eastern Europe, North Africa, and Australia. From 2000 to 2004, Mr. Gustafson headed up Corporate Financial Planning and Analysis, most recently as Vice President, Corporate Financial Planning & Analysis. In this role, he was responsible for worldwide consolidation of the company’s forecasts. He also led the Corporate Business Analysis group, which provided financial and decision support to the Product Strategy Teams. From 1991 to 2000, Mr. Gustafson held multiple positions in Amgen’s Treasury group with increasing levels of responsibility, most recently serving as Treasurer, where he oversaw the tax department and the customer finance group. Prior to joining Amgen, Mr. Gustafson worked in public accounting as Staff Auditor at Laventhol & Horwath in Chicago. He earned a B.A. in accounting from North Park University in Chicago and an M.B.A from UCLA.