Indalo Therapeutics Appoints Seasoned Biopharmaceutical Executive Robert Jacks President & CEO
Lead drug candidate IDL-2965 to enter clinical trials in early 2019
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Indalo Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company discovering and developing integrin antagonists for patients suffering from serious fibrotic diseases such as nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), today announced that Robert Jacks has been appointed President & CEO. Mr. Jacks brings to Indalo 18 years of experience in biopharmaceutical product development, corporate strategy, business development, fundraising, commercial analysis, finance, and operations. He joins a seasoned leadership team with a history of scientific and business success. Chief Medical Officer Bill Bradford, MD, PhD, and Chief Scientific Officer Scott D. Seiwert, PhD, were senior leaders at InterMune, where they were instrumental in the development and approval of Esbriet® (pirfenidone) prior to the acquisition of the company by Roche in 2014.