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Pascale Witz
Director

Pascale Witz, MBA, MSc has served on our Board of Directors since June 2017. From September 2015 through May 2016, Ms. Witz served as the Executive Vice President, Diabetes & Cardiovascular for Sanofi, S.A. Prior to that position, Ms. Witz served as the Executive Vice President, Global Divisions and Strategic Development, commencing in July 2013. Commencing in 1996, Ms. Witz was employed in positions of increasing responsibility with GE Healthcare, most recently serving as the President and CEO of Medical Diagnostics from March 2009 through June 2013. Ms. Witz has served on the board of Perkin Elmer, a publicly-held global scientific technology and life science research company, since October 2017, Horizon Pharma, a publicly-held pharmaceutical company, since August 2017 and Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA, a publicly-held world leader dialysis company since May 2016. Ms. Witz also served on the board of TESARO, Inc., a publicly-held biopharmaceutical company from May 2018 until its acquisition by GlaxoSmithKline plc in January 2019 and from May 2016 to April 2018, served on the board of Savencia SA, a publicly held global food and dairy company. Ms. Witz received her MSc in Life Sciences & Engineering from the Institut National des Sciences Appliquées de Lyon, France and an MBA from INSEAD, Fontainebleau, France. She was also a Ph.D. student in Molecular Biology at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Strasbourg, France.