NEWS & MEDIA
Amryt Pharma – Appoints Vice President of Global Distributor Markets20 December 2017
LONDON (Alliance News) – Rare disease-focused biopharmaceutical firm Amryt Pharma PLC said Wednesday that it has appointed Patrick Jordan as vice president of Global Distributor Markets.
Jordan’s most recent executive role was as assistant vice president and managing director for Saudi Arabia at US pharmaceutical company Merck & Co Inc, known as MSD outside the US and Canada, for a year from November 2015 to November 2016.
He was a part of MSD in several roles from 2010 to 2016, including that of regional director for Eastern Europe and North Africa and prior to that Jordan was part of US pharmaceutical firm Pfizer Inc for five years from 2005 to 2010.
“I am delighted to welcome Patrick to our senior management team as Vice-President of Global Distributor Markets. He takes up a new role at Amryt, which reflects the progress we are making as we focus on our expanding opportunities across global markets,” said Chief Executive Officer Joe Wiley.
“Patrick’s role includes supporting Amryt’s recently announced entry into the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, as well as our planned expansion into new territories in Central & Eastern Europe, Middle East, North Africa, and beyond,” Wiley added.
Shares in Amryt Pharma were up 0.1% at 20.02 pence on Wednesday.
By Dayo Laniyan; firstname.lastname@example.org