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Sheila Frame new President for the Americas at Amryt

Published on: 27/04/21

Biopharmaceutical company Amryt have appointed Sheila Frame as President for the Americas.

Francesco Maria Lavino appointed CEO of F2G Ltd

Published on: 27/04/21

F2G Limited has announced that Francesco Maria Lavino has been appointed Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of F2G.

Macrogen Europe appoints Dr Bongcho Kim as new CEO

Published on: 27/04/21

Macrogen Europe have announced the appointment of a new CEO, Dr Bongcho Kim, who joins the company after a successful career at Macrogen Inc in Seoul, South Korea.

He joined Macrogen Inc in 2013 as a general manager for next-generation sequencing overseas sales, before being promoted to director and later vice president. Most recently, Dr Kim served as the managing director for the company’s technology and innovation division. Dr Kim holds a PhD in Pathology from Seoul National University.

King & Spalding announce appointment of former FDA official

Published on: 27/04/21

Eva Temkin, a former senior FDA official for therapeutic biologics and biosimilars, has joined King & Spalding in Washington, US, as a partner on the FDA and Life Sciences team.

At the FDA, Temkin served as Acting Director for Policy at the Office of Therapeutic Biologics and Biosimilars from 2019 to 2021. She joined the agency in 2013 and held a variety of roles, including senior regulatory counsel at the Office of Therapeutic Biologics and Biosimilars.

Are we on the cusp of an AI revolution?

Published on 27/04/21 at 04:53pm

The pharmaceutical industry has historically been slow to adapt to change, with high regulatory hurdles and widespread scepticism facing new technologies attempting to make waves in pharma. But, has a year battling a pandemic opened the door to change? Kat Jenkins takes a look at the AI companies hoping to revolutionise the healthcare landscape


Navigating through the post-COVID-19 R&D bottleneck

Published on 27/04/21 at 04:50pm

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Intravac appoints Nathalie Laarakker as CFO

Published on: 07/04/21

Intravac have announced the appointment of Nathalie Laarakker as its new CFO and member of the company’s executive management team.

Laarakker is an experienced CFO and finance director for multinational companies, joining Intravacc from cancer immunotherapies R&D company Gadeta, after having served as their Chief Financial Officer and Managing Director since 2018.

Smithers promotes Nikki Lucas to Principal Project Manager

Published on: 07/04/21

Nikki Lucas has been appointed Principal Project Manager within Smithers’ Medical Device Physical Testing team.

Lucas has over a decade of experience working at Smithers and has a deep understanding of medical devices, associated regulatory requirements and international testing standards. She also has expert knowledge around medical packaging and truly understands the common device testing challenges faced by manufacturers around the world.

New CEO appointed at Nordic Nanovector

Published on: 07/04/21

Nordic Nanovector have appointed Peter Braun as their new Chief Executive Officer.

Braun is an experienced and entrepreneurial pharmaceutical leader, with extensive commercialisation experience with innovative oncology products and knowledge of pharmaceutical markets worldwide, from a career spanning nearly 30 years at Roche.

Ceryx Medical announce new chairman Chas Taylor

Published on: 07/04/21

Cardiovascular technology company Ceryx Medical have appointed Chas Taylor as their new chairman.

The appointment comes at an interesting time for the company, which is preparing for its first-in-man trials of its cardiac rhythm management device.

Ceryx Medical’s technology is able to alleviate the debilitating symptoms of heart failure and give the heart the opportunity to repair itself. Taylor has been appointed in order to further market the company and its new technology.

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