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Hired someone new and exciting? Promoted a rising star? Finally solved that hard-to-fill spot? Share the news with us, and we’ll share it with others. That’s right. Send us your changes, and we’ll find a home for them. Don’t be shy. Everyone wants to know who is coming and going, especially with all the ongoing layoffs. Despite the downsizing, there is movement. Here are some of the latest comings and goings. Recognize anyone?

And here is our regular feature in which we highlight a different person each week. This time around, we note that Sanofi hired Dr. Ameet Nathwani as a member of the executive committee and he also becomes executive vice president, group chief medical officer. Most recently, he was global head of medical affairs at Novartis and had previously spent 10 years working at GlaxoSmithKline.

Merck named Sanat Chattopadhyay as executive vice president and president of manufacturing;


Johnson & Johnson named Alissa Hsu Lynch as worldwide VP marketing for diabetes care;

Cipher Pharmaceuticals hired Ralph Bohrer as president and general manager of its US subsidiary;


Anthera Pharmaceuticals named Dr. James Pennington as interim chief medical officer;

Anthera Pharmaceuticals said Dr. Colin Hislop resigned as chief medical officer;

Scholar Rock hired Dr. Yung Chyung as chief medical officer;

Azure Biotech hired David Thompson as president;

CohBar hired Simon Allen as chief executive officer;

Sutro Biopharma hired Dr. Arturo Molina as chief medical officer;

CRISPR Therapeutics hired Marc Becker as chief financial officer;

Sutro Biopharma hired Mark Lupher as VP of translational pharmacology and preclinical development;

Synergy Pharmaceuticals promoted Marino Garcia to executive vice president and chief strategy officer;