Keyword: Atara Biotherapeutics
Celgene's shake-ups continue with new CFO, Zai Lab grabs top AZ exec, Axovant brings on Spark co-founder as CTO, and Gilead promotes its top dealmaker.
Atara hires ex-Genentech SVP to lead R&D, Semma names former Novartis CAR-T developer as CEO, and GSK's CFO heads for the exit.
Berger Atara joins after seven years at Roche’s Genentech, during which time he had a hand in the approval of drugs including Tecentriq.
Achillion appoints Joseph Truitt after CEO steps down; Lilly hires Leena Gandhi to lead new I-O team; and C4 promotes Andrew Phillips to CEO.
The series C tees up Scholar Rock to find out whether its myostatin blocker can best one-time rivals from companies including Novartis.