Annette Clancy has been appointed Chair of the Board of Directors of Lysogene, a leading clinical-stage company focused on gene therapy to treat Central Nervous System (CNS) disorders.
Ms. Karen Aiach, Founder and CEO of Lysogene, who has led Lysogene in translating its rAAVrh10 lead product for Sanfilippo from bench to bedside in an unprecedented fashion, stated: “This is an ideal time to have such a senior and dynamic life sciences executive join Lysogene. Annette is a leader in the field and her proven track-record in both business development and R&D will allow us to further advance and expand our gene therapy programmes, enhance our research in the field and further develop our business model”.
Clancy was previously a non-executive member of Lysogene’s board but she also had prior roles within the healthcare, life sciences and biotechnology sectors span research and development as well as M&A, partnerships and funding. She will now bring her extensive experience in business development, clinical research, and commercialization of innovative drug therapies to Lysogene.