Mr. Howard Solomon has been the President of Clinical Data Inc. since April 13, 2011. Mr. Solomon has been the Non Executive Chairman and Senior Advisor of the Board of Forest Laboratories Inc. since October 1, 2013. He serves as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Forest Pharmaceuticals, Inc. He began his career as an attorney at leading law firms in New York and joined Forest in 1964 as a director and secretary of the Board while serving as outside counsel for the Company. He served as the Chief Executive Officer of Forest Laboratories Inc. since 1977 until October 1, 2013, and served as its President until October 1, 2013. He serves as also served as the Chairman of Forest Laboratories Inc. He has been a Director of Forest Laboratories Inc. since 1964 and Clinical Data, Inc. since April 13, 2011. Mr. Solomon is a Trustee of the New York Presbyterian Hospital and previously served on the Board of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratories. He is a Member of the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors at the Metropolitan Opera and Chairman of its Finance Committee. He also serves on the Board of the New York City Ballet. Mr. Solomon graduated from the City College of New York and holds a J.D. from Yale University.