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ERYTECH PROPOSES THE APPOINTMENT OF DR. JEAN-PAUL KRESS AS CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

 

LYON, France, May 06, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ERYTECH Pharma (Euronext Paris: ERYP - Nasdaq: ERYP), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing innovative therapies by encapsulating therapeutic drug substances inside red blood cells, is announcing that the Board of Directors will propose the appointment of Jean-Paul Kress as a Director at the Annual General Meeting on June 21, 2019, with a view to appointing him as Chairman of the Board of Directors. Dr. Kress possesses over 25 years’ experience as a senior executive in international biotech and pharma groups.

 


“I’m delighted that Jean-Paul Kress has agreed to join us to chair our Board of Directors. With our decision to split the duties of Chairman from those of Chief Executive Officer, we are taking concrete steps to enhance our governance strategy in preparation for the next stages in our Company’s development,” commented Gil Beyen, currently ERYTECH’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, who will stay on as Chief Executive Officer and a Director. “This represents a unique opportunity for us since Jean-Paul is well-known in the biopharmaceutical industry for his scientific and operational expertise, and for his international network of contacts, both of which will be highly beneficial for ERYTECH”.

 

 

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