19-06-2012: Trophos SA announced the appointment of Christine Placet as chief executive officer, effective immediately.
Christine was previously CFO of Trophos since 2004. Christine becomes CEO under a previously defined internal succession plan designed to provide continuity for Trophos. Trophos is financed to 2014.
Christine becomes CEO with a mandate to continue to bring the Trophos’ ongoing programs to a successful conclusion and to seek strategic partnerships for Trophos’ advance clinical development drug candidates.
Christine Placet has over 25 years' experience in a variety of areas of finance and business management. Prior to joining Trophos as CFO in 2004, she was CFO in a number of growing companies and start-ups in various industries, and worked as an auditor for eight years for Ernst & Young. She has a graduate diploma in financial accounting (DESCF) and a business school diploma from Sup de Co Marseille (DESCAF).