Merrimack Augments Executive Team with Appointment of Jean Franchi as Chief Financial Officer
Over the course of a 30-year career in the biotechnology and life sciences sectors,
"Jean brings to Merrimack a wealth of experience managing corporate finance and building strong public market support for promising clinical development strategies," said
"I am pleased to join the world-class team at Merrimack as we work together to propel the company to new heights, fueled by a passion to deliver first-in-class precision solutions for cancer," said
Prior to joining Merrimack,
Merrimack is a biopharmaceutical company based in Cambridge, Massachusetts that is outthinking cancer to ensure that patients and their families live fulfilling lives. Its mission is to transform cancer care through the smart design and development of targeted solutions based on the deep understanding of cancer pathways and biological markers. All of Merrimack's product candidates, including three in clinical studies and several others in preclinical development, fit into its strategy of 1) understanding the biological problems it is trying to solve, 2) designing specific solutions and 3) developing those solutions for biomarker-selected patients. This three-pronged strategy seeks to ensure optimal patient outcomes. For more information, please visit Merrimack's website at www.merrimack.com.
Forward Looking Statements
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