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AFFiRiS AG Invests Into Human Capital - Chief Business Officer Recruited
Date:12/5/2011

financial position offer great business opportunities. I am excited about the opportunity to contribute to the further success of AFFiRiS at this particular stage of the company's development."

"Our growing development-pipeline creates more and more business opportunities," comments Walter Schmidt, co-founder and CEO of AFFiRiS, "Together with Ali we will exploit these opportunities further and add to our successful track record of business alliances. The experience he has gained in senior positions at two top ten pharmaceutical companies is a valuable addition to AFFiRiS's in-house expertise."

About AFFiRiS AG (date December 2011):

On the basis of the company's own patent positions AFFiRiS develops tailor-made peptide vaccines for Alzheimer's disease, Atherosclerosis, Parkinson's disease, Hypertension and several other conditions with unmet medical need and attractive market sizes. Alzheimer's is the current lead indication. For the Alzheimer's vaccine program, a license and option agreement with GlaxoSmithKline was closed in October 2008, triggering an upfront payment of EUR 22.5 million. The contract envisages (milestone-dependent) payments of up to EUR 430 million. A first milestone payment of EUR 10 million was made in October 2009 followed by EUR 3.5 million as announced recently. AFFiRiS currently employs 82 highly qualified staff at the Campus Vienna Biocenter in Vienna, Austria (http://www.affiris.com).

Contact AFFiRiS AG:
Julia Bock
Karl-Farkas-Gasse 22
1030 Vienna, Austria
T +43/(0)1/798-15-75-303
E  julia.bock@affiris.com  
W http://www.affiris.com


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