Business Advisory Board

Skip Irving

Chairman Of The Board, The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research


Skip Irving joined the Board of Directors of The Michael J. Fox Foundation in 2007. Skip has worked for over 30 years as an advisor to companies on business strategy, product commercialization, R&D planning and business development in the biotech, pharmaceutical and medical products industries.

He currently serves as an advisor to Red Sky Partners, where he works with senior management, boards of directors and investors on a range of strategy, product planning, financing and business development issues in the industry. Previously, he was a managing director at Health Advances, a leading life-science focused management consulting firm.

Mr. Irving graduated from the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and earned his MBA at the Amos Tuck School at Dartmouth College. He also serves on the Board of Overseers for Mount Auburn Hospital in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and the College Corporation Board at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy.