Mr. Vita serves as Auven Therapeutics’ Corporate Counsel and oversees the corporate legal affairs of the Fund, the Investment Advisor and their affiliates and subsidiaries in seven jurisdictions worldwide. Mr. Vita joined Auven Therapeutics as Corporate Counsel in 2007. He currently serves as Corporate Secretary to Auven Therapeutics’ corporations in the US. Mr. Vita’s focus is in the areas of corporate law, compliance, securities, mergers and acquisitions, secured transactions, fund formation, real estate, tax, insurance, labor and employment law. Prior to joining Auven Therapeutics, Mr. Vita was in-house corporate counsel overseeing the corporate legal affairs of Celtic Pharma, and spent an additional four years as a lawyer focused on the areas of general liability, commercial and corporate litigation. Mr. Vita is currently licensed to practice law in the States of New York and Connecticut. Mr. Vita received his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School.