President & COO, Glaukos
Mr. Gilliam has served as Glaukos’ president and chief operating officer since April 2022. He previously served as our chief financial officer and senior vice president, corporate development since joining Glaukos in May 2017. Mr. Gilliam has nearly 20 years of experience across capital markets, strategic advisory, finance and banking services with an emphasis on the life sciences industry, including the medical technology, diagnostics and biotechnology sectors. From 2013 to May 2017, he was a managing director in the healthcare investment banking group at JPMorgan, where he led the Glaukos initial public offering for the firm. From 2001 to 2013, Mr. Gilliam held increasingly responsible positions at JPMorgan, with experience spanning mergers and acquisitions, primary and secondary public equity offerings, bank lending, bond offerings and other transactions. His prior experience includes positions at The Beacon Group (which was combined with JPMorgan and Chase Manhattan in 2001) and PricewaterhouseCoopers. Mr. Gilliam has a B.S. in accounting from the Kelly School of Business at Indiana University.