• Board of Trustees

Cuong Do

Cuong Do currently serves as the head of the global strategy group for Samsung Group, where he helps lead the group’s strategy and growth efforts.  Prior to Samsung, Cuong served as the Chief Strategy Officer for Merck, Tyco Electronics, and Lenovo.  He was also a former senior partner at McKinsey & Company, where he spent 17 years and helped build the Firm’s healthcare, high tech, and corporate finance practices.

He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Dartmouth College, New Hampshire, U.S., and a Master of Business Administration from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, New Hampshire, U.S. He serves on Autism Speaks’ Executive, Family Services, and Science Committees.  He currently or previously served on the boards of Celebrate the Children (school for children with special needs), Caring for Cambodia (non-profit organization working to establish model schools for Cambodia); the National Youth Science Foundation, the Tuck MBA Advisory Board, and WuXi AppTec (leading pharmaceutical R&D outsourcing company).  He was co-founder and Chairman of Callidus Biopharma (a biotech company working in rare diseases acquired by Amicus Therapeutics in 2013) and Lysodel Therapeutics (a company developing an innovative pharmaceutical product for obesity).