Paris, May 1st 2019
In order to strengthen its strategic and operational ability, AlgoTx appointed a new Board of Directors consisting of Jean-François Labbé (Chairman), Hugues le Bret and Fabrice Aurousseau as well as Stéphane Thiroloix, Founder and CEO of AlgoTx.
Jean-François Labbé (MBA), founded SpePharm Holding BV and was its CEO from 2006 to 2012. He was previously CEO of OTL Pharma SA from 2001 to 2004, COO of ProStrakan UK from 2004 to 2005, and Pdt of Parke-Davis France/ Warner-Lambert (Pfizer Group) from 1999 to 2001. Jean-François began his career at Hoechst Roussel in 1974, held GM positions in Europe, South Africa and the US. In 1995, he was appointed President, Europe Middle East Africa and member of the ExCom of Hoechst Marion Roussel until its merger with Aventis in 1999. He is a Board member at NicoxSA and Deinove, and served on the Board of Transgene.
Hugues Le Bret is the Founder & Pdt of the Supervisory Board of Compte-Nickel since 2012. He became Adviser to the CEO of BNP Paribas in 2017 when the latter acquired Compte-Nickel. From 1999 to 2009 he was the Pdt & CEO of Boursorama, after being Dir of communication & ExCom member at Société Générale. Hugues started as an economy journalist in 1987, then worked at Publicis for 3 years. He founded ABW in 1993, a financial communication company sold to Havas in 1996, and was then CEO of financial communication activities at Havas until 1999.
Fabrice Aurousseau (IEP / Sc.Po, Master in Public Law), is the Co-Founder of the M&A Advisory firm Eponyme Partners, and the CEO & Co-founder of the R&D consulting firm PPRS Research. He served previously in activities of Corporate Finance at Compagnie Financière E. de Rothschild and BNP Paribas.
Stéphane Thiroloix (HEC) is the Founder, President & CEO of AlgoTx. Stephane is the Chairman of the Board at Jellagen Marine Biotechnologies, and strategic advisor to Hoalen and Ythera. Prior to founding AlgoTx, Stephane served as CEO of Mayoly-Spindler (2014-2018), EVP Europe at Smith&Nephew (2012-2014), EVP Corporate Dvt at Ipsen (2007-2012), VP Europe & GM France at Bristol-Myers Squibb (2002-2007), VP Europe Business Dvt at GSK (1998-2002). Stephane started his career at Roussel Uclaf (HMR / Sanofi) and occupied central and affiliate leadership positions between 1987 and 1998.
AlgoTx is a French biotech start-up, hosted by the Paris Biotech Santé incubator developing ATX01, a treatment for Chemotherapy-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy.
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