Philip Yachmetz

Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary

Phil joined Teligent, Inc. as Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary in July 2020.  He brings extensive experience to Teligent as a general counsel/chief legal and compliance officer with pharmaceutical, biotechnology and healthcare companies.

Prior to joining Teligent, Phil spent five years as Chief Legal and Compliance Officer of Sovereign Medical Services, Inc., a privately held fully integrated community healthcare system company.  Prior to his position at Sovereign, Phil held several senior executive positions at Savient Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a publicly-held specialty biopharmaceutical company from 2004 to 2014, including Co-President, Chief Business Officer, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary from 2004 to 2014.

Phil holds a J.D. from the California Western School of Law and a B.A. from George Washington University.