Alliance Pharma plc (AIM: APH), the international healthcare group, announces that John Dawson, Non-Executive Director, Founder and former CEO of Alliance, has decided to step down from the Company’s Board, effective from 30 June 2019, after 23 years of service.
John Dawson said: “The Company is in good hands with a strong Board following the planned Board changes over the past 12 months. As such, and in light of the fact that I will soon be participating in the 2019/20 Clipper Round the World Ocean Yacht Race, I have decided that it is time to move on. I would like to wish all at Alliance continued success in driving the Company forward.”
David Cook, Alliance Pharma’s Chairman, commented: “On behalf of the Board, I would like to thank John for his dedication, commitment and service to Alliance since he founded the Company in 1996, as both CEO and more recently as a Non-Executive Director. We wish him every success in his future endeavours.”
Peter Butterfield, Alliance Pharma’s CEO, commented: “It has been a real pleasure to have worked closely with John for over 10 years and to see the Company he founded go from strength to strength. I wish him all the best for the future.”