Dr. Vink received his doctorate of medicine from the University of Leiden in the Netherlands and an MBA from Erasmus University/William E. Simon School. He lives with his wife and two children in Switzerland.

Dr. Vink will be based in Switzerland.

About Cubist

Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the research, development, and commercialization of pharmaceutical products that address significant unmet medical needs in the acute care environment. Cubist is headquartered in Lexington, Mass. Additional information can be found at Cubist’s web site at www.cubist.com.

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