Corporate Governance Highlights
We are committed to high legal and ethical standards and adhering to those standards is of the utmost importance to us and our employees. As part of our commitment to corporate governance, we are pleased to provide you with convenient access to information about our board, bylaws and code of ethics, among other things.
Board Member Duties
The Board of Directors oversees the management of the corporation and its business. The Ionis Pharmaceuticals Board of Directors represents the interests of the company's stockholders. Its goal is to optimize long-term value by providing the company guidance and strategic insight on the stockholders' behalf. The paramount duty of the Board of Directors is to oversee the CEO and other senior management in the operation of the corporation. In addition, the Board or one of its committees performs the following functions, among others: