BOSTON and LONDON, July 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Centessa Prescribed drugs percent (Nasdaq: CNTA), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical corporate with a Analysis & Construction (“R&D”) innovation engine that targets to find, broaden and in the long run ship impactful drugs to sufferers, these days introduced the appointment of Mathias Hukkelhoven, Ph.D., previously Senior Vice President, World Regulatory, Protection & Biometrics at Bristol Myers Squibb (BMS), to its Board of Administrators. As well as, the Corporate introduced that Aaron Kantoff has resigned from the Corporate’s Board, however will stay actively concerned with the Corporate as an marketing consultant. Each adjustments are efficient July 1, 2022.
“I’m more than happy to welcome Math to Centessa’s Board of Administrators. Math’s deep trade revel in in main world regulatory and building efforts for novel therapeutics can be extraordinarily precious as we proceed to advance our uncommon illness and immuno-oncology pipeline of possible best-in-class drugs for sufferers,” stated Saurabh Saha, MD, PhD, Leader Government Officer of Centessa. “I’d additionally love to thank Aaron for his important contributions to the Centessa Board that have helped growth our industry from inception thru our a success IPO to the place we’re these days.”
“I’m excited to sign up for the Centessa Board at this type of pivotal time for the Corporate,” stated Dr. Hukkelhoven. “I’ve been inspired via Centessa’s management crew, imaginative and prescient, and thrilling portfolio, and I sit up for operating with the Board and the crew to advance those possible treatments thru evidence of thought readouts with without equal objective of gratifying unmet wishes for sufferers.”
Dr. Hukkelhoven is an skilled world regulatory and drug building chief. He in the past served as Senior Vice President, World Regulatory, Protection & Biometrics at BMS and was once additionally chargeable for the R&D Crew in BMS China and the Scientific Pharmacology and Pharmacometrics staff. In those roles, Dr. Hukkelhoven was once in charge of surroundings regulatory technique and riding execution of world regulatory and pharmacovigilance plans for BMS. Previous to becoming a member of BMS, Dr. Hukkelhoven held the position of Chairman Portfolio Stewardship Board at Novartis Pharmaceutics and served because the Senior Vice President, World Head Drug Regulatory Affairs at Novartis from 2001 to 2009. He additionally labored at Hoffmann LaRoche (Switzerland) and Organon (The Netherlands). Dr. Hukkelhoven has served as chairperson of the Regulatory Affairs Coordinating Committee at PhRMA, and just lately as a PhRMA negotiator for the PDUFA VII negotiations with the U.S. Meals and Drug Management (FDA). Dr. Hukkelhoven gained his BS and PhD with honors in Biology and Biochemistry from the College of Nijmegen, the Netherlands. Dr. Hukkelhoven additionally serves at the Board of Administrators of Compugen Ltd, and is a Senior Marketing consultant to McKinsey and an R&D Technique Marketing consultant to LianBio.
About Centessa Prescribed drugs
Centessa Prescribed drugs percent is a clinical-stage pharmaceutical corporate with an R&D innovation engine that targets to find, broaden and in the long run ship impactful drugs to sufferers. Our techniques span discovery-stage to late-stage building and canopy a variety of high-value indications in uncommon illnesses and immuno-oncology. We’re led via a control crew with in depth R&D revel in, offering direct steerage to our program groups to unexpectedly advance our applicants from analysis thru all phases of building. For more info, discuss with www.centessa.com, which doesn’t shape a part of this unencumber.
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