PARIS, January 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ExonHit Therapeutics, a drug and diagnostic discovery company, today announced that it has created two commercial business units: the Molecular Diagnostics and Genomic Services Unit and the Therapeutics Unit.
The accomplishments of the last years and recent progress in core programs have laid the foundation to implement a new structure more targeted to the market. John Jaskowiak has been appointed as Head of the Molecular Diagnostics and Genomic Services Unit and Matt Pando has been appointed as Head of the Therapeutics Unit. In addition, the company has recruited two new collaborators: Anders Ingvarsson as Vice-President of Marketing of Molecular Diagnostics and James Douglas as Vice-President of Corporate Strategy and Projects. This organization will receive support from the Financial Department headed by Philippe Rousseau and the Legal Department headed by Frederique Schlumberger.
Anders Ingvarsson is Swedish and has a dual academic background in Chemical Engineering and Marketing. He has been instrumental in launching start-up companies and developing diagnostics distribution channels in Europe. He worked from 2001 to 2007 for Sangtec Molecular Diagnostics as Executive Vice President, achieving key collaborations and partnerships with major diagnostics companies, before creating his own consulting firm in Stockholm in 2007. He will be responsible for the design and implementation of marketing plans for ExonHit Therapeutics diagnostic products.
James Douglas was previously Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing
of the German diagnostic company, Epigenomics. Previous to Epigenomics, Mr.
Douglas was Vice President, Sales and Marketing for Biosite where he was
responsible for the launch of the cardiovascular diagnostic, BNP. He also
served as Vice President, Marketing for Gen-Probe, was Director of
Marketing at Centocor and held sales and marketing positions with Sanofi
Diagnostics Pasteur a
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