GAITHERSBURG, Md., Nov. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- MedImmune, Inc. today announced that it has made several new senior appointments across the organization. Alexander A. Zukiwski, M.D., senior vice president, clinical research; Timothy J. Hahn, Ph.D., vice president, antibody manufacturing; and Timothy J. Maines, vice president, corporate quality assurance have recently joined the company. In addition, new executive promotions include Max Donley, vice president, human resources; Jonathan Klein-Evans, J.D., vice president, intellectual property; Timothy Pearson, vice president & chief financial officer; and Paul Williams, vice president, sales operations.
"As MedImmune transitions into its new role as the global biologics unit of AstraZeneca, it is imperative to strengthen the company's leadership platform across all facets of our business. Alex, Tim Hahn and Tim Maines add an additional depth of expertise in the areas of clinical research, antibody manufacturing, and quality assurance, respectively, which are each critical to our ability to deliver new drugs to patients in need," said David M. Mott, chief executive officer and president. "The new vice presidential appointments of Max, Jonathan, Tim Pearson and Paul foster MedImmune's ability to continue to recruit and grow talent, protect our intellectual properties, manage our financial reporting obligations to AstraZeneca plc (our parent company) and serve our customers to the highest possible standards."
As the newest senior addition, Dr. Alexander Zukiwski joins MedImmune
as senior vice president, clinical research, where he will be responsible
for shaping and overseeing the company's strategy for clinical trials of
its drug candidates. Prior to joining the company, Dr. Zukiwski held
several roles of increasing responsibility in support of Johnson &
Johnson's (J&J) medical affairs and clinical development functions at
Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development, LLC (J&
|SOURCE MedImmune, Inc.|
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