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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 Ardelyx hired Reginald Seeto as chief operating officer. Most recently, he worked at AstraZeneca, where he was head of partnering and strategy.


Concordia International says Mark Thompson plans to step down as chief executive officer;

Endo International says that chief financial officer Suketu Upadhyay has resigned;


Recursion Pharmaceuticals hired John Pereira as chief operating officer;

Merck Animal Health hired Kelly Coulson as swine marketing manager in US food animal marketing;

PureTech Health hired Joseph Bolen as chief scientific officer;

Sellas Life Sciences Group hired Jonathan Eckard as chief business and strategy officer;

Atrin Pharmaceuticals hired Gerhard Sperl as vice president, chemistry, manufacturing, and controls;

AmpliPhi Biosciences hired Carrie-Lynn Langlais Furr vice president of regulatory affairs and program management;

KaloBios Pharmaceuticals named David Tousley as interim chief financial officer;

Crescendo Biologics hired Theodora Harold as chief financial officer;

PathoQuest hired Dr. Helene Peyro-Saint-Paul as chief medical officer;

PathoQuest hired Pascale Beurdeley as chief scientific officer;

PathoQuest hired Jean-Marie Charpin as global commercial head, viral safety;

Abzena hired John Manzello as head of its US operations;

Abzena hired as Sven Lee as chief business officer.