Richard Mountfield, PhD

Richard Mountfield is Senior Vice President, Regulatory Affairs & Quality, at Aura. Dr. Mountfield is responsible for overseeing regulatory affairs and quality activities for all programs. He joins Aura from Zenas BioPharma, where he was Senior Vice President, Global Head of Regulatory Affairs & Quality. Prior to Zenas BioPharma, Richard was Senior Vice President, Regulatory Affairs & Quality at Constellation Pharmaceuticals, and earlier, Senior Vice President, Regulatory Affairs & Drug Development at Boston Pharmaceuticals. He previously held positions of increasing responsibility at several biotech and pharmaceutical companies including Celyad, Norvartis, Boehringer Ingelheim, and Hoffmann-La Roche. Dr. Mountfield obtained his Ph.D. in biochemistry from Aberystwyth University and a B.Sc., with honors, in biochemistry from Coventry University.