Vivoryon Therapeutics N.V. Announces Changes to Board Composition

Vivoryon Therapeutics N.V. Announces Changes to Board Composition

Vivoryon Therapeutics N.V. Announces Changes to Board Composition

Vivoryon Therapeutics N.V. Announces Changes to Board Composition

Halle (Saale) / Munich, Germany, March 15, 2024 – Vivoryon Therapeutics N.V. (Euronext Amsterdam: VVY; NL00150002Q7) (Vivoryon), a clinical stage company focused on the discovery and development of small molecule medicines to modulate the activity and stability of pathologically altered proteins, today announced changes among the Non-Executive members of its Board of Directors.

Professor Morten Asser Karsdal, MSc, PhD, mMBA and Kugan Sathiyanandarajah, have decided to step down from the Company’s Board of Directors, effective immediately. Both Prof. Karsdal and Mr. Sathiyanandarajah have served as Non-Executive Directors since June 2023.

“On behalf of the Board of Directors and the entire Vivoryon team, I would like to thank Morten and Kugan for their meaningful contributions over this past year,” said Erich Platzer, MD, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Vivoryon. “Both have been valuable members of the Board and we have appreciated their experience, thoughtful insights and impactful guidance as Board members of Vivoryon. I wish them all the best in their future endeavors.”


About Vivoryon Therapeutics N.V.
Vivoryon is a clinical stage biotechnology company focused on developing innovative small molecule-based medicines. Driven by our passion for ground-breaking science and innovation, we strive to change the lives of patients in need suffering from severe diseases. We leverage our in-depth expertise in understanding post-translational modifications to develop medicines that modulate the activity and stability of proteins which are altered in disease settings. Beyond our lead program, varoglutamstat, which is in Phase 2 clinical development to treat Alzheimer’s disease, we have established a solid pipeline of orally available small molecule inhibitors for various indications including cancer, inflammatory diseases and fibrosis.

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