People: Apellis Pharmaceuticals Inc (APLS.OQ)
23 Jul 2019
Dr. Cedric Francois M.D. Ph.D., serves as Co-Founder, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of the Company. Dr. Francois co-founded Potentia. Dr. Francois serves on the board of directors of Liberate Medical, Inc. and Revon, which he cofounded. Dr. Francois previously served as President and Chief Executive Officer at Potentia from 2001 to 2018. Dr. Francois received his M.D. from the University of Leuven in Belgium and his Ph.D. in physiology from the University of Louisville. Following postgraduate training in pediatric and transplant surgery, Dr. Francois was a member of the research team that performed the first successful hand transplantation and of the Louisville Face Transplant Team, whose work supported hand transplantation in Lyon, France. We believe that Dr. Francois is qualified to serve on our board of directors because of his expertise and extensive leadership experience in immunology and immune system-mediated diseases and his extensive knowledge of our company based on his role as co-founder and Chief Executive Officer.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||931,562|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||3,142,980|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||4,074,540|