Two new leaders

Global specialty-driven biopharmaceutical group Ipsen has appointed two key executive positions in its executive leadership team.

Dr Ivana Magovčević-Liebisch joins as Executive Vice-President, Chief Business Officer, and Régis Mulot joins as Executive Vice-President, Chief Human Resources Officer.

Ivana joins from Axcella Health Inc., where she served as Executive Vice-President, Chief Strategy and Corporate Development Officer. She has 20 years of senior management experience in biopharma, with expertise in corporate partnering, mergers and acquisitions, pipeline and product portfolio development, legal and IP strategy.

Régis joins from global specialty retail and e-commerce company Staples Inc., where he served as Executive Vice-President, Chief Human Resources Officer, leading a global HR team of over 600 professionals. He has extensive international experience and a track record of leading talent development, strategic planning and cultural excellence across diverse industries.

David Meek, Ipsen’s CEO, commented, “I am delighted to welcome these two highly talented leaders to our executive team; both Ivana and Régis will play pivotal roles in the next phase of Ipsen’s transformation. Ivana has a strong track record in corporate business development and will bring further expertise to drive our external innovation and partnering strategy. Régis is an experienced international HR leader who will bring his passion for talent and organisational innovation to help further shape our One Ipsen culture.”