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AMT Announces Management Changes in Light of Refocused Strategy
Date:12/2/2009

AMSTERDAM, December 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amsterdam Molecular Therapeutics (Euronext: AMT), a leader in the field of human gene therapy, announced today a number of management changes. Piers Morgan (age 43) has been appointed Chief Financial Officer, effective December 1, 2009. Hans Preusting, PhD (age 47), Director Process Development & Manufacturing, will take up the responsibility for Operations and Project Management, also effective December 1. These changes reflect the refocused strategy of the company announced in the third quarter update on 18 November 2009.

In addition to the anticipated filing for regulatory approval of its lead product Glybera(R), a gene therapy product to control LipoProtein Lipase Deficiency (LPLD), AMT is focusing on accelerating the development of 4 of its pipeline products, using its stable and scalable AAV (adeno-associated viral vector) production platform. These projects are Hemophilia B, Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, Acute Intermittent Porphyria and Parkinson's Disease. Furthermore AMT is implementing a business model combining proprietary and partnered development of these products in order to retain value and conserve cash.

Piers Morgan is a University of Cambridge graduate (MA in Law and Management Studies), who received his ACA Qualification while at PriceWaterhouseCoopers, and who worked in M&A advisory with Close Brothers Corporate Finance and Ernst & Young before starting his career in biotechnology. He was Finance Director for Arrow Therapeutics where he successfully raised equity and debt capital, became CFO of BioAlliance Pharma SA in Paris, France, where he led the company's IPO on Euronext, and recently was CFO and CBO at Phytopharm plc in the UK. He will succeed Andre Verwei, who was as AMT's CFO as from 2005.

Before joining AMT in 2006, Hans Preusting had more than 14 years of experience in the production process of biologic
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