logo
Share SHARE
FONT-SIZE Plus   Neg

Galectin Therapeutics Names Jack Callicutt CFO - Quick Facts

Galectin Therapeutics (GALT), the developer of therapeutics that target galectin proteins to treat fibrosis and cancer, announced the appointment of Jack Callicutt to the position of Chief Financial Officer, effective July 1, 2013.

Callicutt will lead the Company's financial activities, including financial reporting, accounting, risk management, public company governance, interaction with capital markets, and public and investor relations.

Callicutt has over 22 years of public and private company experience including more than a decade of audit, tax, and SEC registrant experience with a major accounting firm. He was most recently CFO for REACH Health, Inc., a telemedicine firm, where he completed a $4 million private placement.

Previous positions include CFO of Vystar Corporation, a public medical device company whose latex products are devoid of antigenic proteins, where he led all areas of financial reporting, accounting, treasury, risk management and administration and secured over $4.5 million in financing. Previous experiences also include CFO roles at private companies including IVOX and Tikvah Therapeutics, and at Coratus Genetics, a publicly traded biopharmaceutical company.

by RTT Staff Writer

For comments and feedback: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Quick Facts

Editors Pick
Alcobra Ltd.'s Investigational New Drug Applications for drug candidate MDX in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Fragile X Syndrome have been put on full clinical hold, following adverse neurological findings in a pre-clinical study. Chinese conglomerate Dalian Wanda is in talks to buy Dick Clark Productions, as the company aims to expand in to the US entertainment industry. According to reports, Dalian Wanda Group has started preliminary talks to buy Dick Clark Productions for a price of about $1 billion. Dick Clark Productions... Mortgage applications in the U.S. dropped 0.7 percent from last week. According to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association, market composite index, a measure of mortgage loan application volume, declined 0.7 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis from one week earlier. On an unadjusted basis,...
comments powered by Disqus
Follow RTT