Garo Armen 1

Dr. Garo Armen co-founded Agenus Inc. in 1994, which has been advancing
breakthrough scientific technologies and immunotherapeutic products for over 25
years. Dr. Armen also serves as Founder and
Chairman of the Children of Armenia Fund (COAF), a philanthropic organization he
founded in 2000. COAF is dedicated to the development of children and youth in
rural Armenia. He is the recipient of the Ellis Island Medal of Honor for his
humanitarian efforts in Armenia; the Humanitarian Award from the Sabin Vaccine
Institute, which recognizes extraordinary individuals in the field of biotechnology; the
Medal of Honor from the Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia for his
outstanding contributions.