Navigation Links
Shire plc: Board Changes
Date:12/13/2007

ime with Shire, Angus Russell has been a lead member of the Shire Management Committee that devised and implemented Shire's long term focused business strategy. Shire will now work to identify a replacement CFO in order to ensure an orderly succession.

As required by the UK Combined Code on Corporate Governance, these appointments have been discussed in advance with major shareholders and representatives of a shareholder representative body. The appointment process has been led by David Kappler as Senior Independent Director at Shire. In reaching the decision to request Matthew Emmens and Angus Russell to take up their new roles, the Board particularly considered Shire's differentiated and successful business model and the significant benefits of continuity to Shire and its shareholders. It also took account of the need for the Chairman to have a wide range of skills including the capacity for strategic thinking, international business experience, the ability to sustain and enhance the Company's corporate character and the personal standing to continue to represent Shire externally at the highest level. The Board concluded that Matthew Emmens possessed these skills and in addition has consistently demonstrated the leadership and change management skills that as Chairman are relevant in the rapidly changing pharmaceutical industry environment.

Shire is trading in line with the guidance given on 1 November 2007 when it stated that revenue growth for the year was expected to be at least 30%.

Commenting James Cavanaugh said:

"It is an appropriate time to retire as I will have served some 11 years on Shire's Board, eight as chairman, at our next Annual General Meeting. Matt has been an exceptional Chief Executive throughout the five years he has spent in the role. Over that time he has served both Shire and its shareholders outstandingly well, leading the company through a period of significant strategic and financial progress and providing st
'/>"/>

SOURCE Shire PLC
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology technology :

1. Shire Appoints Sylvie Gregoire President of Human Genetic Therapies Business
2. Shires ELAPRASE(R) (idursulfase) Approved in Japan for the Treatment of Hunter Syndrome
3. Shire Divests Non-Core Product Portfolio to Almirall
4. Correction: Shire plc: Third Quarter 2007 results date notification November 1, 2007
5. David Mott Appointed Non Executive Director at Shire
6. Carrington Announces Nasdaq Communication; Prepares for Shares to Be Quoted on the OTC Bulletin Board and Pink Sheets
7. KGI Elects Three New Members to Board of Trustees
8. Ralf Rosskamp, M.D. Joins Biodels Scientific Advisory Board
9. DOV Pharmaceutical, Inc. Begins Trading on OTC Bulletin Board
10. Nektar Therapeutics Appoints Lutz Lingnau as New Board Member
11. BioLife Solutions Expands Scientific Advisory Board
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/30/2015)... Dallas, TX, USA (PRWEB) , ... July 30, ... ... nano and microsystems, has appointed Francois Vieillard as Sales & Marketing Director. ... executive positions, Francois Vieillard will be responsible for reinforcing Tronics’ business development activities ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... -- According to a new market research ... PKPD, Trial Design, Toxicity Prediction, In-house, Contract Service), by ... End Users - Global Forecast to 2020", published by ... 2,107.99 million by 2020 from USD 1,034.93 million in ... Browse more than 75 market ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... CITY, Kan. , July 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... ), a pet therapeutics company focused on the ... for companion animals, today announced that its strategic ... from a dose confirmation study of AT-016, an ... Aratana for the treatment of osteoarthritis pain in ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... globe, ISN improves the efficiency and effectiveness of contractor management systems. ISN,s online contractor ... in over 80 countries. ... ... Over 60,000 Worldwide Customers In More Than 80 Countries ... Dallas, TX , ISN has additional offices in Calgary , ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Tronics appoints Francois Vieillard as Sales and Marketing Director 2Biosimulation Market Worth 2,107.99 Million USD by 2020 2Biosimulation Market Worth 2,107.99 Million USD by 2020 3Biosimulation Market Worth 2,107.99 Million USD by 2020 4Aratana Therapeutics Announces Positive Pilot Field Study for AT-016 2Aratana Therapeutics Announces Positive Pilot Field Study for AT-016 3Aratana Therapeutics Announces Positive Pilot Field Study for AT-016 4Aratana Therapeutics Announces Positive Pilot Field Study for AT-016 5ISN Reaches Over 60,000 Worldwide Customers 2ISN Reaches Over 60,000 Worldwide Customers 3
... Joseph F. Finn, Jr.,C.P.A. ("Finn"), Assignee ... for,the benefit of creditors, announced today that ... sold at a sealed bid auction on ... hydrophobic thermoplastic,polymers, Spheromers(TM), have superior conventional hydrophilic,bioadhesive ...
... InNexus,Biotechnology Inc., (TSX: IXS.V, OTC Bulletin Board: IXSBF, ... next,generation of monoclonal antibodies based on its Dynamic ... Board of Directors., Mr. Warden was a ... his 23 years of practice, he has represented ...
... Calif., Sept. 9 Energy crop company,Ceres, Inc. ... and high-biomass sorghum hybrids with Range Fuels, Inc. ... the site of Range Fuels,commercial-scale cellulosic ethanol plant, ... southeast of Atlanta., While wood residues will ...
Cached Biology Technology:Spherics, Inc. Announces Sale of Novel Proprietary Bioadhesive Polymers and Oral Drug Delivery System 2InNexus Biotechnology Strengthens Patent Team With New Leadership 2Ceres Trials Energy Crops at Georgia Biofuel Facility 2Ceres Trials Energy Crops at Georgia Biofuel Facility 3
(Date:6/30/2015)... HATFIELD, Pa. , June 30, 2015 ... joined the company as CEO to help further develop ... a wealth of partnering experience, having spent much of ... companies including Therakine, Amgen, Baxter Bioscience, and Johnson & ... a focus on Technology and Biotech Corporate Finance. He ...
(Date:6/26/2015)... 2015 ATL Technology, LLC, a top provider of ... single use solutions, headquartered in Springville, Utah ... California corporation with locations in ... Costa Rica ). This acquisition will incorporate ... with ATL Technology,s existing facility in Costa Rica ...
(Date:6/25/2015)... , June 25, 2015  Imagine a tool specifically ... a healthier, happier life. That,s exactly what USANA,s ... do. The cutting-edge, portable health program provides a personalized ... to help improve your lifestyle and nutrition. ... and gala Wednesday night, USANA,s THA was honored with ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Genisphere Appoints New CEO, Thomas Bliss 2Genisphere Appoints New CEO, Thomas Bliss 3ATL Technology Announces Acquisition of MedConx, Inc. and Expanded Global Footprint 2@USANAinc's Personalized Nutrition Program Wins Industry Innovation Award 2
... bad news, then good news from University of Illinois ... learned that frozen broccoli lacks the ability to form ... second study demonstrated how the food industry can act ... discovered a technique that companies can use to make ...
... Academy of Science of South Africa are set to collaborate ... signed in Pretoria by Leopoldina President Professor Jrg Hacker and ... Daya Reddy. The Leopoldina has had a good ... for many years, and the 2012/2013 German-South African Year of ...
... mothers who are more extroverted and less anxious are more ... who are introverted or anxious. Published early online in the ... new mothers with certain personalities may need additional support and ... about breastfeeding. Breastfeeding is important for the health ...
Cached Biology News:Illinois scientists put cancer-fighting power back into frozen broccoli 2Leopoldina signs cooperation agreement with the Academy of Science of South Africa 2Personality may affect a new mother's decision to breastfeed 2
... number is a new product ... Cornings product number. If showing ... under the old Sigma-Aldrich number ... for assistance. ID clarifier: filling ...
... Linkage: This CLS number is ... to easily match Cornings product ... yet, please order under the ... contact customer service for assistance. ...
... were cultured in DMEM and harvested at the ... keep the antigens in their native forms, cells ... arrayed on a 12-well (5 mm) adhesive coated ... enhance cellular attachment and to minimize background staining. ...
... (PI) is a fluorescent nucleic acid dye ... As a nuclear counterstain, propidium iodide ... in color. The fluorescent red color ... fluorochromes such as FITC, Cy2 or AMCA. ...
Biology Products: