logo
Plus   Neg
Share
Email

Silence Therapeutics Promotes Tony Sedgwick To CEO - Quick Facts

Silence Therapeutics plc (SLN.L) announced the promotion of Tony Sedgwick to the role of chief executive from chief business officer, effective immediately, and the departure of Thomas Christély who has resigned as a director of the company for personal reasons but would ensure a smooth transition.

Anthony David Sedgwick, with an extensive experience from European life science companies including over 15 years at Roche, joined Silence in September 2011 to lead a new business development team. Prior to joining
Silence, Tony was CEO of Novacta and Chairman of the Norwegian biotech company Plastid AS. Earlier, Tony was also CEO of two acquired companies namely Daniolabs Ltd. and Cambridge Biotechnology Ltd.

by RTTNews Staff Writer

For comments and feedback: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Quick Facts

Editors Pick
The Boeing Company (BA) reported that its first-quarter core earnings per share increased to $3.64 from $2.17, prior year, reflecting strong performance across the company. Core operating earnings improved 35% year-over-year to $2.51 billion from $1.86 billion, previous year. GAAP earnings from operations... Micro-blogging site Twitter Inc. on Wednesday reported a turnaround to profit in the first quarter on strong double-digit revenue growth. This is the company's second quarterly profit. Both revenue and adjusted earnings per share beat analysts' estimates. Twitter's average monthly active users or MAU figure rose 3 percent year-over-year and also increased from the preceding quarter. Shares of Credit Suisse Group AG were gaining around 4 percent in Swiss trading after the banking giant reported Wednesday higher profit in its first quarter, despite lower net interest income. The company said it had planned 2018 to be a year of acceleration in its performance in its 12-quarter restructuring program.
Follow RTT