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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 Editas Medicine hired Charles Albright as chief scientific officer. Most recently, he was vice president of genetically defined diseases and genomics at Bristol-Myers Squibb.


BeiGene hired Dr. Amy Peterson as chief medical officer, immuno-oncology;

Agios Pharmaceuticals hired Andrew Hirsch as chief financial officer;


Valeant Pharmaceuticals hired Paul Herendeen as executive vice president, finance, and chief financial officer;

Valeant Pharmaceuticals says Robert Rosiello remains executive vice president, corporate development and strategy;

WAVE Life Sciences hired Keith Regnante as chief financial officer;

Zoetis promoted Glenn David to executive vice president and chief financial officer;

Arena Pharmaceuticals hired Vincent Aurentz as executive vice president and chief business officer;

Apellis Pharmaceuticals hired Dr. Robert Kim as chief medical officer;

Acadia Pharmaceuticals hired Todd Young as executive vice president, chief financial officer;

Retrophin hired Neil McFarlane as chief operating officer;

Anthera Pharmaceuticals hired Dr. William Shanahan as chief medical officer;

Primex Pharmaceuticals hired Ernesto Alegria as chief financial officer;

ProclaRx hired Doug Martin as chief operating officer;

Poseida Therapeutics hired Dr. Matthew Spear as chief medical officer;

Poseida Therapeutics hired Ryan Takeya as vice president, technical operations;

Poseida Therapeutics hired Glenn Dourado as vice president, business development;

LaVoieHealthScience hired Beth Kurth as vice president, investor relations;

LaVoieHealthScience hired Benjamin Navon as assistant vice president, public relations;

InClinica hired Dr. Thomas Morris as medical director;

Ashfield Commercial & Medical Services hired Julia Kelly as vice president of business development;

ACell hired Brad Adams as vice president of sales.